If you are interested in learning what is being done and will be done to help our coastal wildlife affected by the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, please register and attend our upcoming conference entitled,?"The Gulf Coast Strategic Planning Conference: Helping Animals?in Need."??You will hear from state, federal and local non-profit agencies about what is being done to help marine life in the Gulf.?
U.S. Senator David Vitter will also make a brief appearance to show his support for efforts to help coastal wildlife - this is a very important development, and it is a great opportunity for us to influence federal policy-makers. ?So, as a show of solidarity, please make every effort to attend this important event. ?Scholarships are available to those who can not afford the $35 registration fee. To apply for a scholarship, simply send your name, address, phone, and email address to [address removed].
Saturday, August 7th, 9 am - 4: 00 pm
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal, Gallery Ballroom, 1st floor
(bring lunch and parking money, or a sack lunch)
We will also be hosting a pelican block party in September (on Oak and S. Carrollton) to raise funds for our recovery and relief programs. Please let me know if you like to serve on our pelican block party committee.