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Donate to a non-profit and Give for Good

You can show gratitude to your favorite non-profit organization by making a small donation to help their cause.
You can show gratitude to your favorite non-profit organization by making a small donation to help their cause.

On Tuesday, May 6, The Community Foundation of North Louisiana will hold the first-ever Give for Good event featuring 24 hours of online giving.

Give for Good will raise money for the 77 participating nonprofits in our community.

The minimum gift is $10 and more than $250,000 is available in prizes and bonus funds.

The Community Foundation of North Louisiana will hold a block party between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the 400 block of Edwards St.

There will be food trucks and live entertainment. Also stop by a donation station to donate to a nonprofit of choice.

Here's a list of the other Give for Good events going on in our area:

Morning:
  • 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Donuts and Donations The Glen Retirement System - 403 E. Flournoy Lucas Rd.
  • 8 a.m. Give Around the Clock Loyola College Prep - 921 Jordan St. - 50's dress up theme
  • 9 a.m. - noon Hard Hat tours every hour at Rainforest Art Foundation - 710 Travis St.
  • 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Free preventative screening at The Highland Center - 520 Olive St. with St. Luke's Medical Ministry

Midday:
  • 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch with staff and tour facility at Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club - 2821 Greenwood Rd.
  • 11a.m. - 2 p.m. Jersey Mike's - 7435 Youree Dr. with Providence House
  • 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Science in the City at the Regions Bank - 333 Texas St. and Shoppes at Bellemead - 6535 Youree Dr. with Sci-Port
  • 11:30 a.m. Give for Good Cookout at Holy Angels - 10450 Ellerbe Rd.
  • 11:30 a.m. Bistro-to-go - 748 Lassus St. - The Center for Families meet and greet with board and staff
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m The Glen Retirement System - 403 E. Flournoy Lucas Rd. - Swing by and Support; lunch provided by Newk's
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 a.m. Brown Bag Concert at Community Trust Bank Downtown - 308 Market St. with Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana featuring Buddy Flett
  • 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m. Free preventative screening at Walgreen's - 300 Southfield Rd. with St. Luke's Medical Ministry

Afternoon/Evening:
  • 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. May Fun Day +IMAX with community celebrities at Sci-Port - 820 Clyde Fant Pkwy meet Cole Vosbury, a python, Cinderella, Elsa from Frozen and many others
  • 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Free preventative screening at Porter's Cleaners 7949 Youree Dr. with St. Luke's Medical Ministry
  • 3:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Give for ArtBreak Celebration at ArtStation with Shreveport Regional Arts Council - 801 Crockett art projects for kids and kid-friendly snack; adult snack and libations
  • 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Happy Hour at Great Raft Brewing - 1251 Dalzell St. with Girls on the Run of Shreveport
  • 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. High Ropes Challenge Course at Camp Forbing - 9470 Ellerbe Rd. with YMCA
  • 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Home for Good! at Cantina Laredo - 6535 Youree Dr. with Providence House
  • 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. 30th Season Announcement at The Strand - 619 Louisiana Ave.
  • 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Donation Stations at Oyster Bar - 855 Pierremont Rd. with Junior Achievement
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Happy Hour at Marilynn's Place - 4041 Fern Ave. hosted by the Pink Party! with The Philadelphia Center debuting short-documentary
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Free preventative screening at Walmart - 1125 Shreveport Barksdale Hwy with St. Luke's Medical Ministry
  • 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 pm. Yappy Hour at Zocolo - 436 Ashley Ridge Blvd. with Robinson's Rescue
  • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. 125th Birthday Soiree at The Center for Families Serenity Garden - 864 Olive St. live music, food, drinks and a spectacular surprise
  • 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. The Science of Beer at Great Raft Brewing -1251 Dalzell St. with Sci-Port

All Day Donation Stations:
  • 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. Starbucks - 4800 Line Ave. - Renzi Education and Art Center free coffee
  • 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Rhino - Coffee 721 Southfield Rd. Volunteers for Youth Justice free coffee in a.m., entertainment during lunch and evening, cash bar 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling - 635 Stoner Ave. tour facility, meet and greet staff
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Logan Farms - 855 Pierremont Rd. with Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana
  • 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Day of Dining at Lenny's Sub Shop - 7503 Youree Dr. with American Red Cross
  • 11 a.m. - close at Silver Star Smokehouse - 1201 Dixie Overland Rd. Bossier City with the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana
  • 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Low Vision Rehabilitation Center - 1714 Claiborne Ave. with Louisiana Association for the Blind
  • 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at The Blind Tiger - 120 Texas St. with Louisiana Association for the Blind
  • 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. at Frank's Pizza - 6950 Fern Ave. with Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission
  • 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Twisted Root - 8690 Line Ave. Shreveport Historic Preservation Society and the Norla Preservation Project
  • 11 a.m.- til close Rotolos - 1409 E 70th St. and Fresco - 5863 Fairfield with Martin Luther King Health Center




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