Opelousas General Health System will “Paint the Town Pink” during the month of October to recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness. Along with many events for the entire month of October, we are asking our community to help us “Paint The Town Pink” and join us in supporting Breast Cancer Awareness by wearing a "Paint The Town Pink" t-shirt or something pink every Friday in October. T-shirts will be available for sale in the OGHS Main Campus lobby beginning Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.while supplies last.  We are also offering t-shirt pre-orders for 15 shirts or more. You can pay by credit card online, print and fax this form  to 943-7182, or you can email carolduplechain@opelousasgeneral.com. All other payments must be mailed to 629 East Prudhomme Street, Opelousas, LA 70570 by Thursday, September 7, 2017.  

In 2008, Opelousas General Health System started the “Paint The Town Pink” initiative, a program promoting Breast Cancer Awareness, breast cancer education and free mammograms for eligible men and women in our community. Below are the activities planned for this year's program. If you or your business would like support this initiative and become a sponsor, click on the "Paint The Town Pink" sponsorship link for more information.

Event Details

There are several ways to be part of Paint the Town Pink as a sponsor. Click here to download the 2017 sponsorship brochure.  Click on the above button to pay online for your sponsorship.  




"Paint the Canvas Pink", an easy to follow painting class, is scheduled for Thursday, October 5th.   Join us to paint a breast cancer awareness door hanger!  This event will take place at the Historic Delta Grand Theatre in Opelousas, 120 S. Market St.  Cost is $35.00.  Payment and registration can be done by clicking the above button.  Call Carol Duplechain at 948-5157 for more information.  Seating is limited so don't miss it!  


“Be My Support” Shoe Decorating Contest deadline is Monday, October 2nd at 4:00 p.m. Shoe entries can be dropped off at the OGHS Gift Shop at 539 East Prudhomme Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  First place award is $100. First place "People's Choice" award is $75.  Click on the above button for the registration form.  Contact person is Carol Duplechain 948-5157.  


Indian Hills Country Club Ladies Golf Association Golf Tournament is scheduled for Thursday, October 12th.. For more information, contact Cindy Ortego at 337-945-3931.


Our "Pink Bag Luncheon" is scheduled for Friday, October 20th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Evangeline Downs Event Center.  Tickets are $10 each or a table of 8 for $75.  Click on the above button to purchase your luncheon tickets or you can visit  OGHS Business Office located at 1114 Prudhomme Circle, Opelousas, La.  Tickets cannot be "held" and must be paid for in advance. 


Paint the Town Pink T-shirt pre-orders of 15 or more must be turned in by September 8th.  Click on the above button to submit your order.  Click here to download the order form and mail it.  General sale of  t-shirts will be on Wednesday, September 27th. at the OGHS Main Campus (across from the Lobby Shop).  Sale will begin at 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (while supplies last)  Cost is $5.00 for S-XL and $7.00 for 2XL & 3XL (CASH ONLY, no checks will be accepted).  



Business/School Decorating Contest is back again this year! Judging of the "Pinkest" Business and School in St. Landry Parish will take place on Friday, October 13th. (Pre Registration is required).  Deadline to register is Friday, October 6th (Pinkest small businesses 25 or less employees & Pinkest large businesses 25 or more employees).    Click on the above button to register for the contest.   


To honor ten years of Paint the Town Pink, we are hosting an evening of cocktails and laughter!  Tickled Pink, featuring Comedian Carolyn Picard, will be held at the Historic Delta Grand Theatre on Thursday, October 26th.  Tickets are $30 each or $250 for a table of 8, which includes a bottle of wine.  Make your purchase by clicking the above button.  Light hor d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar is available.  Tickled Pink flyer




If you have any questions regarding any of these activities or events, please feel free to contact Carol Duplechain at 948-5157 or email carolduplechain@opelousasgeneral.com.

2017 Hope Sponsors

           


      



      

         



       


    








2017 Faith Sponsors

Billy's Boudin & Cracklins, LLC
CLECO
Digitech Office Machines
Dixon Family Medical Center, LLC
Going, Sebastien, Fisher, & LeBoef, LLP
Heritage Manor of Opelousas
Krotz Springs Quilters Guild
LHC Group
MidSouth Bank
Morrow, Morrow, Ryan, Bassett, & Haik
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Nursing Home
Park Vista Elementary School
Pizza Shack
Senior Village Nursing and Rehab
SLPSB Relay for Life Team 2018
The Road Home Therapy Center
Ventura Foods
Washington State Bank





2017 Courage Sponsors

Action Specialities, LLC
Acadiana Zydeco Women's Tackle Football
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.-LBO
Bellard's Pharmacy & Home Medical Supply
Benny's Supermarket
Casanova Eye Care, APMC
CDM Welding and Custom Fabrication, LLC
D'Avy & Associates
Dupre Carrier Godchaux Insurance Agency
George "Ray" Williams, MD
Guidry's Fresh Cuts, Inc.
International Snubbing Services (ISS)
John S. Dowling & Company
Kerry T. Thibodeaux, MD FACS
King's Truck Stop
La Vie Medical Spa/Craig H. Greene, MD
LaHaye Total Eye Care
Leger's Alignment, Tires, & Repair
Magic Seasoning Blends
Medicine Shoppe of Opelousas
Moreau Physical Therapy
Morrow, Gates, & Morrow, LLC
OGH Imaging
Opelousas Orthopaedic Clinic
Ortego Chiropractic Health Center
Plaisance Water System, Inc.
Rachael Tate, MD OB/GYN
Radiology Associates of Opelousas, LLP
Shining Star Masonic Lodge #262 (PHA)
St. Landry Homestead Federal Savings Bank
WellnessWorks
Williams-Progressive Life Insurance Co.






CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK TO WATCH OUR 2011 PINK GLOVE DANCE VIDEO!
Business/School Decorating Contest is back again this year! Judging of the "Pinkest" Business and School in St. Landry Parish will take place on Friday, October 13th. (Pre Registration is required).  Deadline to register is Friday, October 6th (Pinkest small businesses 25 or less employees & Pinkest large businesses 25 or more employees).    Click on the above button to register for the contest. 
Business/School Decorating Contest is back again this year! Judging of the "Pinkest" Business and School in St. Landry Parish will take place on Friday, October 13th. (Pre Registration is required).  Deadline to register is Friday, October 6th (Pinkest small businesses 25 or less employees & Pinkest large businesses 25 or more employees).    Click on the above button to register for the contest.