Contact:    Jennifer Armand 

April 9, 2019(985) 790-1150, 

Support 68 Nonprofits with BayouGives on April 30! 

Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) invites you to “Give Where You Live” on Tuesday, April 30 with BayouGives, our new community giving day just for our Bayou Region! 

BayouGives is a 24-hour online giving event benefitting 68 nonprofits working right here in Terrebonne, Lafourche and Grand Isle to help our neighbors in need and make our community stronger.  

From midnight to midnight on Tuesday, April 30, area residents are encouraged to go online to and make a gift of $10 or more to one or more of the 68 participating Bayou Region nonprofits.

Donors may also give by cash or check directly to a participating nonprofit on April 30. All online and check/cash gifts will be counted toward each nonprofitBayouGives total, making them also eligible for cash prizes to enhance their gift total on the giving day.

This year’s BayouGives fundraising goal is $100,000, and every dollar raised stays right here and will be put to work in our community.

Our Bayou Region is like no other community in the country, and we deserve a special giving day to benefit our own hardworking local nonprofits. BayouGives is OUR day!” explains BCF President Stephen Peltier.

“Bayou Community Foundation invites everyone in Lafourche, Terrbonne and Grand Isle to celebrate the generous spirit of our Bayou Region with gifts to BayouGives on Tuesday, April 30. Show your love for this unique place we call home and help our community shine!”

Giving is easy!  Gifts may be made online at by credit card, debit card, or e-check from midnight to midnight on Tuesday, April 30. With only one online transaction, donors may make a gift of $10 or more to one or multiple nonprofits.  You can view the full list of all 68 BayouGives participating nonprofits at, and then Give Where You Live on Tuesday, April 30!

For more information about Bayou Community Foundation, visit or email Executive Director Jennifer Armand at