An endowment fund at Community Foundation of Acadiana
was set up for our school. This Fund is established in
order to provide private resources for the benefit of
the school – a truly unique model in Acadiana for public
school education. The Fund is permanently endowed which
will generate income to benefit Cecil Picard Elementary
at Maurice, exclusively.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Community
Foundation of Acadiana, a check was present to
principal, Wendy Stoute, in the amount of $389.00 as a
grant to fund school needs at the discretion of the
The Community Foundation of Acadiana is south central
Louisiana’s premier philanthropic organization. The
Foundation is an excellent vehicle that will allow
individuals, families and our community to support our
school. Please consider making a tax deductible gift of
any amount to the Cecil J. Picard Elementary School at
Maurice Endowment Fund. Forms are available at Cecil
The sole purpose of the endowment is to benefit our
school. Interested parties can make immediate and
outright gifts as well as planned gifts to this Fund.
Tax receipts will be mailed to each donor to the Fund.
Please make checks payable to Community Foundation of
Acadiana, 1053 Camellia Blvd, Ste 100 , Lafayette,
Louisiana 70508 (Please write Cecil Picard Elementary
School at Maurice Endowment Fund on the memo line). To
make credit card payments, please visit
www.cfacadiana.org or call (337)-898-1616.
Linda Dautreuil, Cathy Villien, Cordell Dartez, Wendy
Stoute, and Matthew Trahan.
Cathy, Cordell and Matthew are Committee members for
the Cecil Picard Elementary at Maurice Endowment Fund.
Other members not shown in picture are: Layne Picard
and Willie Broussard.