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Opelousas General Health System Foundation Donation

Impact of Giving

Your gift to the Opelousas General Health System Foundation impacts not only our health system but our community, patients and employees. That giving supports programs, resources and innovation to provide the best level of care to our patients. Gifts of any size directly support initiatives such as improving overall community health, providing educational scholarships, fighting against breast cancer and many more.

Memorial Giving

A donation to the Opelousas General Health System Foundation is a thoughtful way to honor someone. Each special person who touches our life leaves a unique mark on our heart. By making a gift to honor someone important to you or to pay tribute to the memory of a loved one who has passed away, you, too, will be making a difference.

Centre de la Vie - Paint the Town Pink

Paint the Town Pink has been an initiative of the Opelousas General since 2006, the overwhelming support from our community has enabled us to provide free mammograms and breast screenings to those in need. This initiative also gives patients the opportunity or excellent treatment at our cancer center, Centre de la Vie, the first center in the Acadiana region offering chemotherapy, hematology, and infusion therapy in one location. Your gift ensures that we can continue offering excellent care and resources to our community.

Diaper Bank

The Opelousas General Health System Foundation Diaper Bank was established to help fill the gap of resources for babies and adults in our community. The Diaper Bank has partnered with local physicians, resource agencies and donation points to provide baby and adult diapers and chux pads to those in need. Your support of the Diaper Bank means that we can continue to stock our Diaper Bank and provide this valuable resource.

Healthy St Landry

Healthy St. Landry is an initiative of the Opelousas General Health System Foundation to create a healthier St. Landry for all. Healthy St Landry is comprised of over 40 partners offering services and resources in our community. This community collaborative is making huge strides in improving the overall health of our community and improving our health outcomes.

Major Gifts

Contributions from grateful patients, community members and philanthropists greatly impact resources and programming within Opelousas General Health System. These gifts enable innovation and opportunities to expand programs and services. Each gift is deeply appreciated and makes a positive impact on not only Opelousas General and its physicians and employees but on the community and patients we serve.

There are multiple ways to give and options to insure each gift is allocated to a resource or service the donor is passionate about. Recurring gifts are also available and can be established by clicking the donate button below. Naming opportunities are also available for upcoming projects. For more information please contact Foundation Director, Cindy Torian at or 337-678-4266.

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