Join us for the 26th Annual Le Gala de la Bonne Vie
On Sunday, June 26th we will celebrate the “Gift of Life” again as we present our 26th Annual Le Gala de la Bonne Vie. Enjoy an afternoon of great food prepared by local celebrity chefs, a premier silent and live auction, and a special program honoring our “Kidney Heroes” presented by our celebrity emcee, Camille Whitworth. This is one event you don’t want to miss so please be sure to be at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center next Sunday; Patron Party starts at 2:00p. with Celebrity Chef Gala to follow at 3:00p.
Come support us as we work to sponsor a wide variety of programs in treatment, service, education, and prevention designed to aid patients in the community, including summer camps for children on dialysis, counseling and screening. Get more information and purchase your ticket to next weekend’s affairs by clicking the link for ‘Le Gala de la Bonne Vie’ here on our website.
New Procedure Allows Kidney Transplants From Any Donor
In the anguishing wait for a new kidney, tens of thousands of patients on waiting lists may never find a match because their immune systems will reject almost any transplanted organ. Now, in a large national study that experts are calling revolutionary, researchers have found a way to get them the desperately needed procedure. Learn more by reading the article here.
Enjoy a great day of golf with your friends! Your support raises money for the Foundation’s programs and services. In addition, you can compete for the opportunity to play at Pinehurst, home of the 2014 U.S. Open and the U.S. Women’s Open. Please contact Torie Kranze to register.
2016 Tournament Schedule
Friday, April 15th : The 18th Annual Alexandria Invitational (Oakwing Golf Club, Alexandria)
Monday, June 13th: The 20th Annual Baton Rouge Liberty Mutual Golf Invitational (The Country Club of Louisiana)
Monday, June 20th: The 18th Annual Squire Creek Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational (Squire Creek CC, Choudrant)
Monday, October 17th: The 21st Annual New Orleans Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational (English Turn, New Orleans)
Monday, November 14th: The 21st Annual Lafayette Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational (Oakbourne CC, Lafayette)
Say Yes! To Organ Donation
Become a donor by signing up on the Donate Life Louisiana website. When you say Yes! on your driver’s license, you are then registered as an organ, eye, and tissue donor.