Author: Morgan Packard Griffith

Morgan's Note

This month I’m writing just days after our successful annual “Wine, Dine & Design” tablescapes events sponsored by Ronnie and Natasha Lamarque – Lamarque Automotive Complex featuring Lamarque Lincoln, which benefited Bastion. I just want to say thank you again…

Beauty That Benefits

Beginning with a Preview Party on Wednesday, October 2 and culminating with a luncheon on Thursday, October 3, St. Charles Avenue and its parent company, Renaissance Publishing LLC and the Renaissance Foundation, together with Presenting Sponsor Ronnie and Natasha Lamarque…

Morgan's Note

I had the hardest time writing my note this month. Maybe it’s because it’s too quiet in my house (my son is at school and my husband at work, and for once the neighborhood is silent except for the cicadas).…

Morgan's Note

There is so much going on in this issue and so much going on in our lives! Our family has had so many firsts this last month, from travel (My son got the first stamp in his passport!) to all…

Morgan's Note

July in New Orleans often feels like a slog. The heat makes it hard to be out and about, and if it doesn’t feel like you’re walking through a wall of water because of the humidity, you’re actually walking through…

Morgan's Note

If you’re looking for me this summer, I’ll be in the water. I spend my spring determining how often I can visit the beach and collecting the casual offerings of pool time from friends and acquaintances. Thankfully, my son is…

Handle With Care

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Morgan's Note

Compiling the Registry of Charitable Events each quarter takes a lot of work, but it’s so much fun to see the next four months of nonprofit events laid out in a usable way. Not only can those individuals and groups…

St. Charles Avenue’s Registry of Charitable Events

MAY 03 42nd annual “Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do” Benefits: Audubon Nature Institute Event Info.: Donations to the 2019 events will celebrate Audubon’s conservation efforts for giraffes, a signature species of Audubon Zoo and the Alliance for Sustainable Wildlife (ASW), Audubon’s conservation breeding partnership…

Registry of Charitable Events

  January 9  “President’s Circle Reception” Benefits: Preservation Resource Center Event Info.: President’s Circle members of the PRC are invited to an exclusive unveiling of the PRC’s new Strategic Plan for a special look into the future of the organization.…

Registry of Charitable Events: September-December 2018

  SEPTEMBER   8 32nd annual “Role Model Awards Gala” Benefits: Young Leadership Council Event Info.: This annual gala will honor 15 exemplary New Orleanians and their contributions to the community while raising funds for the YLC’s volunteer-led community service…