The Washington Parish Coalition on Human Services heard a presentation from Charlotte Champagne, Executive Director for United Way Southeast Louisiana during a monthly meeting on September 27 at Elizabeth Sullivan Memorial United Methodist Church. United Way has identified a working class people who are still struggling to make ends meet. They are close to falling into poverty. Many are child care teachers, home health aides, mechanics, store clerks, office assistants and many more. United Way has identified this group and hopes to give them a voice and financial assistance through United Way. To connect with United Way, contact www.unitewaysela.org. Some of the organizations funded through United Way include ADAPT, Inc., American Red Cross SELA, Bogalusa YMCA, Cancer Association of GNO, and Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans.
Presentation Features Updates from Our Lady of the Angels and Catholic Charities
The Washington Parish Coalition on Human Services heard details of Family Fest from Angela Lambert during a monthly meeting on February 21 at Elizabeth Sullivan Memorial United Methodist Church. Our Lady of the Angels sponsors Family Fest: Adventures in Health which will be held on Saturday, April 1 from 9am-1pm at Goodyear Park (Avenue B). The presentation highlighted live entertainment and great food, interactive exhibits, shopping, free screenings and more! Youth will enjoy the Play Zone with obstacle courses, stuffed animal clinic, face painting, and inflatables. Posted February 23, 2017