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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

LFDA Southwest District Meeting

Start Date: 5/10/2017 6:00 PM CDT
End Date: 5/10/2017 9:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Crawfish Town USA

2815 Grand Point Highway
Henderson, LA  United States  70517

Organization Name: LFDA Southwest District

Retanna Mire
Phone: (337) 948-6523

The LFDA Southwest District Meeting

The next meeting of the Southwest Louisiana Funeral Directors Association meeting with be held:
When        Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Where       Crawfish Town USA Restaurant
2815 Grand Point Highway, Henderson, LA, (just off Interstate 10, located near the Henderson/Cecilia exit # 115)
Cost          The meal will be $40.00 per person
RSVP         Please contact Debbie Gauthier at Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge (337) 332-2111
In an effort to give back to the community with the continuing “In Time of Need” Theme, the district will have two service projects for this Meeting:

  1. "Recycle for a purpose"- Collection of used eyeglasses for Lion's Club
  2. "Replenish"- Collection of Canned goods or non-perishable foods for the local Food Bank  
All Collections will be received at the door.
  1. The SWLFDA Funeral Director of the Year Award will be presented to one honored member of our district during this meeting. (Please note that the SWLFDA Funeral Director of the Year Award Nomination forms are currently available.  Deadline for all Nominations will be on Monday, April 17, 2017. The completed nomination forms need to be forwarded to: Anthony J. “Tiger” Istre, Secretary SWLFDA Geesey- Ferguson Funeral Home located at 301 North Avenue F, Crowley, LA 70526
  2.  The upcoming LFDA & MFDA Convention will be held June 10-14, 2017, in New Orleans. Registration for the LFDA & MFDA Joint Convention is now open and can be done online or mail!  Please share the attached brochure with your funeral directors.  We encourage everyone to attend! 
The host funeral homes for the evening will be: Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia, Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge, and Pellerin Funeral Home of New Iberia.