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2017 Kids' Chance Golf Tournament

The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) presented checks to three of the 20 Kids' Chance Scholarship recipients for the for the 2017-18 school year. The checks were distributed at the 14th annual Louisiana Workers' Compensation Corp. (LWCC) Kids' Chance golf tournament at the Country Club of Louisiana. All proceeds from the tournament are donated to the scholarship program.   

President's Award-Cuneo

2016-17 LBF President E. Jane Sherman presented Donna C. Cuneo the prestigious 2017 President's Award during the Fellows Annual Meeting luncheon on April 21. The President's Award was given to Cuneo in recognition of her outstanding support, dedication and advancement of the mission and goals of the Louisiana Bar Foundation. Cuneo has served the LBF for 22 years, the last 15 as it's Executive Director.

Kids' Chance Awareness Week is Nov. 13-17

National Kids’ Chance Awareness Week is designed to highlight Kids’ Chance initiatives, programs, and state organizations and raise awareness about Kids’ Chance and our mission. 

LBF Awards $59,000 in 2017-18 Kids' Chance Scholarships

The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kids’ Chance Scholarship program is awarding $59,000 in scholarships to 20 students. Scholarships are awarded to dependent children of Louisiana workers killed or permanently and totally disabled in an accident compensable under a state or federal Workers’ Compensation Act or law. 

Kids' Chance Volunteers at Work

Kids’ Chance volunteers helped Kids’ Chance of America spread the word about Kids’ Chance at the 25th Annual National Workers’ Compensation & Disability Conference and Expo in New Orleans.

Photo by Cheryl Doucette

The Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.