It's been a great year so far for BREC Foundation. We have had several meetings where we have discussed goals, mission, values, and more. We even oriented some of the newest members to the Board of Directors in early January!
Namisha Patel welcomed participants at the 10th annual Childhood Obesity and Public Health Conference, held at LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. The BREC Foundation is one of the sponsors of the event.
Patricia Faxon is completing six years of service on the Board of Directors of the BREC Foundation. She has served on the Philanthropy Committee and has helped to plan the social events of the organization.
The Red Stick Croquet Club is proud to partner with the Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC) to build a tournament croquet court at City-Brooks Community Park. This new facility will be next to the tennis courts near the intersection of Magnolia Drive and Dalrymple Drive. The project will include a covered pavilion, patio, and arbor, making it a great place for the community to relax and take in the game.
On Wednesday, April 27, the Louisiana Recreation and Parks Association (LRPA) honored Lydia Martin, foundation initiatives manager for the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation, with a citation at its annual conference.