LOVING LOUISIANA BLOG ARCHIVES
Second Annual Louisiana Fosters Event September 21, 2018 Expanding the network of community and faith-based supports for foster parents was the focus of the second annual Louisiana Fosters event, hosted Sept. 21 at the Governor’s Mansion by First Lady Donna Edwards and the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). The summit featured guest speaker […]
K.C. Kilpatrick Founder, Geaux 4 Kids K.C. KilpatrickGeaux Bags Geaux Bags is an outreach project that serves children in crisis within the first 24 hours they are placed in foster care, providing an emergency bag filled with age-specific, basic necessities and comfort items for the first night. As a foster parent since 2013, Geaux 4 Kids […]
Metanoia Manor WORDS FROM SISTER NORMA Happy New Year 2019 from Metanoia Manor, As we celebrate the most wonderful time of year, and the most awesome event in human history, the coming of God to earth as a little child in the manger, we come to you to celebrate. As we celebrate Christ’s birthday, we […]
LFF Anti-Human Trafficking P&A Features Trafficking is the fastest growing and second largest criminal industry in the United States and in Louisiana alone, over the last several years thousands of victims have been identified as either confirmed or prospective victims of human sex or labor trafficking. Gov. John Bel Edwards and First Lady Donna […]
PATRIOTISM Words fromSecretary Joey Strickland Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs PATRIOTISM Secretary Joey Strickland Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs “All through our history, our Presidents and leaders have spoken of national unity and warned us that the real obstacle to moving forward the boundaries of freedom, the only permanent danger to the hope that […]
JULY 2019 BLOG Volume 1, Edition 9 JULY 2019 A word from the First Lady of Louisiana Happy Fourth of July! On May 21, 2019 we attended a beautiful and moving Louisiana National Guard ceremony featuring the dedication of a Minuteman Statue erected in the Veteran’s Memorial Park on the grounds of the State Capitol. […]
BLOG ARCHIVE: BUSINESS “Never stop believing, never give up. Never stop trying and never stop learning.” – Thomas A. Edison Jill DeMarco, DMCP/CMPSignature Destination Management, LLC DECEMBER 2021 Les Fideles NOVEMBER 2021 Bliss Photography OCTOBER 2021 August Events AUGUST 2021 Sara WestSouth Coast Organizers JULY 2021 Elizabeth JayneStudio JUNE 2021 Coco VisionsFounder and CEO,JORDYN COSEY […]
BLOG ARCHIVE: CHEFS AND RECIPES These chefs are creating some of the best food in the world. People come to Louisiana to eat, and for superb reason. Our game-changing culinary repast is world renowned, informed by three centuries of cultural gastronomy and an army of dedicated chefs and creatives. Lasyone’s Meat PieRestaurant MAY 2022 […]
BLOG ARCHIVE: COMMUNITY “Alone, we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller 2022 Central LouisianaChampion of Service PRENTISS POWELL MAY 2022 Court Improvement Program (CIP) APRIL 2022 2022 FEMA Region 6Community Preparedness Award MARCH 2022 CarniVOL 2022 FEBRUARY 2022 Nominate A Champion of Service JANUARY 2022 Community Fridges DECEMBER […]
GLOBAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING SUMMITS “Alone, we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller Hurrican Ida Resources OCTOBER 2021 Keep Louisiana Beautiful AUGUST 2021 Volunteer Louisiana JULY 2021 United Way of Southwest Louisiana JUNE 2021 Bring Back Louisiana MAY 2021 Volunteer Louisiana APRIL 2021 “Some Unintended Consequences Are Wonderful” By […]
BLOG ARCHIVE: MILITARY Every month we pay tribute to the many brave and courageous women serving in all branches of our military for their dedicated service to our state and our country. Recruitment forCampus Navigators MAY 2022 VA Mobile AppFor HealthAnd Benefits APRIL 2022 Second Annual Louisiana Women Veterans Health Care Symposium MARCH 2022 Black […]
Principal Gardervere L.J. Alleman Middle School L.J. Alleman Middle School Shout out to the Principal at L.J. Alleman Middle School!! The First Lady visited L.J. Alleman in the fall and was very impressed with their music and arts programs. Thank you to Principal Gardervere for supporting the Teach MAM principals!
A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Delery has lived there all of her life except during undergraduate school and a brief stint in Seattle, WA. She is a mother to four boys, ranging in ages from 21 to 16, and they are the heart and soul of her life.
Delery earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Southern Mississippi and Master’s Degree from Louisiana State University. She is currently a fellow at Loyola University New Orleans, Institute of Politics. Her volunteer work has mostly evolved from issues that have affected her personally. Actively engaged in disability rights advocacy, Delery has testified numerous times in the Louisiana Legislature regarding issues that affect persons with developmental disabilities. She served as the chair of the Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council, worked for seven years directing regional advocacy efforts and is a graduate of Louisiana’s Partners In Policymaking.