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Join us for the 2018 Leaders In Philanthropy Awards on Thursday, November 15, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Cajundome Convention Center. Leaders In Philanthropy Awards recognizes an individual, couple or business/corporate who has made an impact in their community through philanthropy. Award recipients either reside or work in the parishes in which they are receiving the award. A special thank you to Hancock Whitney Bank for being our presenting sponsor of the 2018 Leaders In Philanthropy Awards.


Acadia Parish
sponsored by: Home Bank

Evangeline Parish
sponsored by: Cleco

Iberia Parish
sponsored by: The Shea Family & Iberia Bank

Lafayette Parish
sponsored by: MidSouth Bank

St. Landry Parish
sponsored by: Family and Friends

St. Martin Parish
sponsored by: Family and Friends
Paul Hilliard, Keynote Speaker

Paul Hilliard, Keynote Speaker

Paul Hilliard is the chariman emeritus Badger Oil Corporation. A Wisconsin native, Hilliard has been an independent operator and owner of Badger Oil Corporation since 1955. He is the recipient of the Leaders In Philanthropy Award, Lafayette Civic Cup, and Horatio Alger Award. He and his late wife, Lulu, contributed $5 million dollars in seed money to start the Paul and Lulu Hilliard Art Museum at UL-Lafayette. The keynote speaker is proudly sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana. Learn more here.


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15
nov

Leaders in Philanthropy Awards

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11:30am
 - 01:00pm

Community Foundation of Acadiana’s (CFA) eighth annual Leaders in Philanthropy Awards Luncheon will be held on Thursday, November 16 at the Cajundome Convention Center. Doors will open at 11:00 a.m. with the program beginning at 11:30 a.m. CFA will present a Leaders in Philanthropy Award to the following outstanding philanthropists in each of the eight parishes in its service area. Hancock Whitney Bank is the presenting sponsor of the 2018 Leaders In Philanthropy Awards.

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