Team 1 - Senior Citizen Services:

Responding to the needs of the older population by delivering programs and services designed to provide basic needs and emotional support, enabling seniors to maintain independent, dignified lives.

Harvey Authement

Courtney Alcock

Susan Szush

Team 2 - Literacy, Education, and Rehabilitation:

Improving the quality of life through tutoring, mentoring, literacy promotion, and life-skill training for those at-risk due to developmental disabilities or lack of educational opportunities. Encouraging learning experiences creates self-contributing members of society.

Diane Yeates


Carolyn Alcock

Jody Waggenspack

Team 3 - Emergency Services:

Providing food, clothing, safe shelter, and utility assistance to those in need, striving to prevent hunger, homelessness, and despair. Additional support is often available for the recovery of natural and man-made disasters.

Darlene Rodrigue


Carlo Gagliano

Michelle “Mickie” Rousseau

Team 4 - Health and Child Development:

Addressing the shortfall in life-sustaining medication assistance and alleviating the stress associated with unmet financial burdens for cancer patients. Child development centers provide quality educational programs to give children a strong foundation for success.

Luke Sedatol

Suzette Thomas

Team 5 - Youth Services:

Dedicated to the development of character, confidence, and leadership in our youth, instilling values that create responsible, contributing members of society.

Gary Palmer


George Robichaux

Ebony Bailey

Team 6 - Prevention and Rehabilitation, Violence and Substance Abuse:

Education, prevention and referral programs for alcohol and drug abuse educate and promote awareness of substance abuse issues and provide alternatives for unhealthy behaviors. Residential shelters and counseling programs offer safe-havens for victims of domestic violence and advocate violence-free lives. Residential half-way houses provide the opportunity for complete recovery from dependency and a return to productive, addiction-free lives.

Brett Duthu


Melissa Hutchinson


Wister Hill