Prizes

 

$25,000 in Prizes Available!

 

 

Thanks to our generous sponsors, South Louisiana Giving Day has $25,000 in prizes available! Below are the winners of the 2018 South Louisiana Giving Day Prizes. Congratulations to our participating organizations who worked tirelessly for months fundraising for their cause.  

 
Power Hours*
$1,000 Each Time Slot Prize
 
6:00 - 7:00 a.m.
Ragin' Cajun Catholics  
Sponsored by Andrew Robertson
 
10.00 - 11:00 a.m. 
Moncus Park  
Sponsored by John Bordelon & Family
 
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. 
John Paul the Great  
Sponsored by CFA Board of Directors & Friends 
 
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. 
Evangeline Area Council, Boys Scout of America 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Miles Perret Cancer Services  
Sponsored by Stuller Family Foundation
 
10:00 - 11:00 p.m.
St. Edward School 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
Most Scheduled Donations
$2,000 Large Organization 
St. Pius Elementary School  Monsignor Richard von Phul Mouton Scholarship Fund
Sponsored by Stuller Family Foundation
 
$2,000 Small Organization
Bridge Ministry, The Church Academy 
Sponsored by Stuller Family Foundation
 
Most Unique Donors
$2,000 Large Organization 
Ragin' Cajun Catholics  
Sponsored by Joe Hurley & Chi-Rho Financial
 
$2,000 Small Organization
Bridge Ministry, The Church Academy 
Sponsored by Friends of South Louisiana Giving Day
 
Most Donations Parish Prize
$1,000 awarded to one organization per parish, who raises the most money in their respective parish (i.e. parish where they are domiciled)
Acadia Parish
St. Michael Catholic School   
Sponsored by Sam Robertson Real Estate
 
Evangeline Parish 
St. Landry - Evangeline United Way 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
Iberia Parish
St. Edward School  
Sponsored by Iberia Parish Foundation
 
Lafayette Parish 
St. Pius Elementary SchooMonsignor Richard von Phul Mouton Scholarship Fund 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
St. Landry Parish
Hope for Opelousas 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
 St. Martin Parish 
TM Landry College Prep 
St. Martin Parish
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
St. Mary Parish
St. Mary Parish of the Louisiana Landmarks Society 
Sponsored by St. Mary Parish Foundation
 
**In addition to the St. Mary Parish prize, St. Mary Parish Foundation will evenly distribute $5,000 to the St. Mary Parish organizations who raise more than $1,000 through SOLA Giving Day.
 
Vermilion Parish 
Vermilion Arts Council 
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
Social Media Prize
Most Facebook shares of designated posts on May 10 with #SOLAGivesToday
 
$1,500 Large Organization
St. Edward School 
251 Facebook Shares 
 Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
$1,500 Small Organization
Vermilion Arts Council 
69 Facebook Shares
Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor
 
*Organization with the most donors (transactions) during time slot
*Organizations are only eligible to win one Power Hour 
Organizations may win a maximum of two prizes excluding Power Hour Prize

Special Thanks:

John Bordelon, Community Foundation of Acadiana Board of Directors
Rob Eddy Jr., Community Foundation of Acadiana Board of Directors
William Hendrix, Community Foundation of Acadiana Board of Directors
Rosalind Robertson, Community Foundation of Acadiana Board of Directors
Lynda Cart
Ed and Cheryl Habetz
Stephen and Dawn Moody
Cherie Kraft