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  • 28 Dec 2017

    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION MEMBERS GIVE $500 TO FRIENDSHIP HOUSE.

    On December 8th, 2017 CLCF held its annual Holiday Open House, where the members of CLCF voted to give money to their favorite charity. This year the charity with the most votes was…Friendship House. Friendship House will receive a grant of $500.  Friendship House, the only licensed adult day care center in Central Louisiana, is a […]

  • 16 Nov 2017

    TWO COMMUNITY IMPACT AWARD WINNERS FOR 2017

    The Central Louisiana Community Impact Fund (CLCIF) was established in 2009 to provide monetary support for a high impact project or activity which would enhance central Louisiana and the quality of life of its residents. Since 2009 time, the fund established by the gift has made awards totaling $505,000 to such diverse purposes as services […]

  • 01 Aug 2017

    CLECO CORPORATE HOLDINGS EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND ANNOUNCES 2017 WINNERS

    Since 2011, the Cleco Corporate Holdings Education Scholarship Fund has been awarding scholarships to students or aspiring students to pursue their goals in education. Cleco Corporate Holdings employees and dependent children of employees are eligible for these scholarships.  In 2017 the scholarship fund gave $3,500 to children of Cleco employees who excel in academics, participate […]

  • 01 May 2017

    COMMUNITY IMPACT CHALLENGE WINNER!

    The winners of the Community Impact Challenge are the Arts Council of Central Louisiana for most individual donations with 65 donations and the Alexandria Museum of Art for most money raised with $3,815.00! Congratulations! Each organization will receive an additional prize of $2,500! Monday, May 1, 2017

  • 07 Apr 2017

    COMMUNITY IMPACT CHALLENGE WINNER!

    The winners of the Community Impact Challenge are: Arts Council of Central Louisiana for most individual donations with 65 donations and Alexandria Museum of Art for most money raised with $3,815.00! Congratulations! Each organization will receive an additional prize of $2,500! The total number of donation was 175 and the total amount donated 9 organizations was $12,600! Congrats to […]

  • 30 Mar 2017

    COMMUNITY IMPACT CHALLENGE

    The Central Louisiana Community Foundation (CLCF) is pleased to announce the first Central Louisiana Impact Challenge. The Community Foundation’s member nonprofits are invited to participate in this two week fundraising event which has been added to Celebration of Philanthropy (CoP) for the benefit of CLCF’s nonprofit members who participate in CoP.  Twelve organizations have accepted […]