a community for caring about children in crisis
900 Jordan Street Suite 102 Shreveport, Louisiana 71101 318-425-4413
VYJ annually recruits, trains and supports hundreds of volunteers to provide services for children at-risk. Currently, VYJ can only support 60% of the children in need of crisis intervention in North Louisiana.
Our 2018 Event was GREAT! Thanks to our Sponsors, Teams, Vendors and Volunteers for making our fundraiser a success!
We had 43 teams that cooked 54 pots of gumbo.
1st Seafood: Team White
2nd Seafood: Cooking Cousins
3rd Seafood: Team Thrifty
1st Lagniappe: Just Under the Law
2nd Lagniappe: Gumbooya
3rd Lagniappe: NOLA Roux Dats
1st Chicken & Sausage: Roux Breakers
2nd Chicken & Sausage: Remington Roux Crew
3rd Chicken & Sausage: The Blake @ Bossier
People’s Choice: Roux Awakening
Best Booth Decoration: Raise the Rouxf
Best Team Spirit: Centaur Consomme’
Thanks to everyone that helped make our Give for Good day the best one yet! We raised almost $14,000 from donations in just 24 hours.
VYJ ended the month of April with its 1st annual CASA Superhero Run fundraiser. This fundraiser had an amazing first year with 13 sponsors, 278 participants, 31 volunteers, and raised almost $8,000.00.
Thanks to all that made it event awesome!!!