PRESS RELEASE From: Finance Department Date: Tuesday, December 23, 2003
City of Thibodaux 310 West Second Street Thibodaux, LA 70301
CITY MAKESCHRISTMAS BRIGHTER FOR CHEZ HOPE GROUP
Items were brought to theThibodaux Civic Center last week for donations to the local Chez Hope group forabused and battered families.ChezHope will pick up these items on Monday, December 22 at 3:30 p.m.
Mayor Charles Caillouet coordinated these donations through the ThibodauxCivic Center.The items that weredonated to Chez Hope include:
Personal hygiene items
Non-perishable food items
Chez Hope is a non-profit groupthat assists abused and battered families (most often women and children) ingetting a new start in life through their “transition housing” and emotionalsupport.Many times these familiesleave their living quarters with only the clothes that they have on.Chez Hope’s “transitional housing” is a great asset to ourcommunity and one that continues to make a difference for our citizens andneighbors.
Mayor Charles Caillouet and theCity of Thibodaux would like to thank all city employees and families forassisting with the donations to Chez Hope and making their holiday seasonbrighter with the spirit of giving.