Acadiana


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A·ca·di·a·na

 (ə-kā′dē-ä′nə)
A region of southern Louisiana settled by Acadians in the 1700s and now a center of Cajun culture.
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She developed a tutoring program in mathematics, science and English for underprivileged students, and volunteered with Habitat for Humanity, the Big Event and New Hope Community Development of Acadiana.
Some even have caucuses with a state-specific focus, like Illinois' White Sox Caucus, Louisiana's Acadiana Caucus or Pennsylvania's Karaoke Caucus.
The merger expands Home Bancorp's presence in Acadiana, Louisiana.
That translates into countless jobs, especially for Acadiana.
The Community Foundation of Acadiana, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, ran the fund, and the legal framework to collect donations and provide aid still exists, NAIFA says.
Comeaux will be responsible for developing new commercial relationships in the Lafayette market, while Wright will be responsible for the development and sales of treasury management services for businesses in the Acadiana region.
Through Healthy Cities, Morgan Stanley is collaborating with national and New Orleans area non-profit organizations, including the Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana to connect otherwise separate programs and create a linked package of wellness education and screenings, nutritious foods and safe play spaces for children in underserved New Orleans neighborhoods.
Other new releases from Get Ready include a Q&A with Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana on the role of food banks in disasters, a podcast with the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases about what Americans need to know about Zika, and heat wave graphics.
In keeping the promises made during the Lafayette Auto Dealers Cars Show, Hampton Toyota has distributed funds to UL Football, UL Basketball, UL Baseball, UL Softball, Nancy Tabb Marcantel with Animal Rescue, Kim Neustrom with Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Acadiana, Michelle Izzo-Voss with Faith House and Kelly Guidry withTeam Brittni.
the Louisiana chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business, the Louisiana Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives and One Acadiana.
Instead, the company with the current solid waste contract, BFI/Republic Services of Acadiana, offered to take over recycling in the city of Lafayette at the current rate of $2.