Because of continued economic uncertainty and the desire to reimagine this program, including the integration into a potential tax to support mental health and human services, staff is recommending to honor only the multi-year agreements that have been established at this time. Please watch for an update in 2022.
Helping Local Nonprofit Organizations
The City of Lafayette finances a community fundraiser to help local nonprofit organizations provide essential services. Items that the programs help provide include:
Food, shelter, and other emergency family assistance programs
Medical care for low-income families and the uninsured
Support and services for at-risk children
Transportation, support, independence, and dignity for the elderly, developmentally disabled, and physically challenged
Tutoring, mentoring, and leadership programs for young people