Louisiana

Thank you for visiting the Louisiana Chapter page, and welcome to our community of volunteers dedicated to the support of patients with pancreatic disease. We invite you to join us at one or more of our local events in support of this cause. Please see below for upcoming activities in your area!

If you would like to become more involved and volunteer in your state, please contact your Chapter Chair (information below).

Chapter Chair
Jane Macke
EMAIL

Medical Director
John Evans, MD

NPF Louisiana Chapter Board
Michelle Benoit
Paula Gilberti Fontana
Jeana Percle Rodvich

SUPPORT GROUP

Date: Thursday, August 22, 2019

Time: 6:00 PM

Venue: La Madeleine, 3300 Severen Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002

This group is for patients, caregivers, friends, families, or anyone interested in learning more about pancreas disease!

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Date: November 12, 2019
Time: 5:00-9:00pm
Venue: 1896 N. Causeway Blvd., Mandeville, LA 70471

Pancreas Disease Awareness Night! A pancreas disease month fundraiser to benefit the Louisiana Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation. It will be a relaxing and fun evening for the whole family. Best part – no cooking or cleaning the kitchen Tuesday night! Dine in or carry out.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date: November 19, 2019

Time: 5pm – 10pm 

Present the flyer and Sammy’s Grill will donate 10% of all sales to the NPF! To see the full flyer, please CLICK HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date: November 19, 2019

Time: 5pm – 10pm 

Present the flyer and Creole Cabana will donate 10% of all sales to the NPF! To see the full flyer, please CLICK HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PAST EVENTS

Sammy’s Grill is proud to support the National Pancreas Foundation in its efforts to raise funds to find a cure for pancreatic diseases as well as the efforts of our friends at Creole Cabana who are hosting an event in memory of Suzanne Speaks, who died following a battle with pancreatitis.

 
With every flyer presented on September 30th from 6pm-9pm, Sammy’s Grill will donate 10% of all sales to the NPF.
On September 30th, flyers can be presented at any of the following locations where you have a meal:
HIGHLAND (8635 Highland Road, 225.766. 9600)
PRAIRIEVILLE (16400 Airline Hwy, 225.313.6025)
 CENTRAL (14800 Wax Road, 225.262.6455)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Attack Pancreatic Disease: Creole Cabana Speaks Up for a Cure! 

Date: September 30, 2019
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Venue: Creole Cabana Restaurant and Bar, 7477 Burbank, Baton Rouge, LA  70820

To buy tickets, please CLICK HERE. Can’t make it? You can donate HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Strike-out Pancreatic Disease Bowling Event

Date: June 9, 2019
Time: 2:00-5:00PM
Venue: 3016 South Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118

To register and donate, please go here: https://www.crowdrise.com/2019labowl

 

 

 

 

 

 

The NPF Louisiana Chapter will be participating in Give Nola Day – Tuesday, May 7th

To find out more information, please go here: https://www.givenola.org/

 

 

Patient-Caregiver Education Event

Date: March 30, 2019
Time: 9:00AM – 12:00PM
Venue: Caldwell Room, Brent House Hotel
Ochsner Medical Center, 1512 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA 70121

For tickets, please go here: http://bit.ly/NPFLAED2019

 

 

 

Date: November 27, 2018
Time: 5:00-9:00pm
Venue: 1896 N. Causeway Blvd., Mandeville, LA 70471

Pancreas Disease Awareness Night! A pancreas disease month fundraiser to benefit the Louisiana Chapter of the National Pancreas Foundation. It will be a relaxing and fun evening for the whole family. Best part – no cooking or cleaning the kitchen Tuesday night! Dine in or carry out.

 

 

 

 

 

GALLERY OF PAST EVENTS

Attack Pancreatic Disease: Creole Cabana Speaks Up for a Cure! –  September 30. 2019

 

 

Strike Out Pancreatic Disease Bowling Event, June 9, 2019

 

 

 

Patient Education Event March 30, 2019

 

Giving Tuesday at Times Grill, November 27, 2018