Event Calendar

September 01, 2020


Save Cenla Neighbors Helping Neighbors Supply Drive

From 8:00AM to 5:00PM

SaveCenla will be holding a Neighbors helping Neighbors supply drive from now until Tuesday(Sept. 8th) afternoon. We are looking for anything you think you might need if you found yourself without power and water for a few weeks. Anything from water, babywipes, canned food, gas cans, extension cords, generators etc.  Any monetary donations will be used to fill gas cans or buy supplies. Items can be dropped off  at 5 locations. Cooyons Grocery in Dupont, Shawn's Supercenter in Hessmer, Bunkie General Hospital in the pharmacy or the fitness center, Cottonport Corner Drug Store and Sears Hometown Store in Marksville.  Saturday  Sept. 5th at Iron’s Gym for 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Monday(Sept7th)and Tuesday(Sept8th) SaveCenla will have a tent set up in the parking lot of Detel in Mansura from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm to accept donations.

Location: Various locations throughout Avoyelles

The Rapides Foundation Symposium - 2020 Focus: Health Status

From 3:00PM to 4:30PM

Join the Rapides Foundation for their Seventh Annual Symposium on TUesday September 1st from 3-4:30 via Zoom.  This years platform is Combatting Health Disparities:  Narrowing the Gap with featured Speaker Regina Benjamin, MD, MBA 18th US Surgeon General.

 

https://977thecajun.com/assets/files/The_Rapides_Foundation_Symposium_2020.pdf

Location: Virtual via Zoom

Website: https://www.rapidesfoundation.org/Newsroom/Symposium.aspx

Phone: 318-443-3394 or 1-800-994-3394