Leaders of Capital Area United Way and guest from United Way Worldwide gather for 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet. They are, from left: Stephen Toups, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer with Turner Industries and CAUW’s incoming campaign cabinet chair; CAUW President/CEO Darrin Goss, Sr.; US President of United Way Worldwide and Guest Speaker Stacey D. Stewart; Scott Berg, Market President with Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry and CAUW’s 2013-14 Board Chair/2014-15 Governance Chair; Christy Reeves, Executive Director of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation and CAUW’s outgoing governance chair; and Ralph Bender, Chief Financial Officer with Manship Media and CAUW’s 2014-15 Board Chair Elect.
It was standing-room only, all to celebrate Capital Area United Way’s board of directors, donors, staff and volunteers at their 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet on Monday.
Baker Rotary Club members prepare to pick up litter on Main Street July 15. Top row from left: Larry McCaleb, Gary Mitchell, George Myer, Claudia Stirgus, Leonard Benjamin and Mayor Harold Rideau. Front row from left: John Butler, Pam Spencer, Shelley Joseph, Lisa Swilley, Ginger Vann, Doris Alexander and Lori Borruano. (PHOTO/Patt Roberson)
by Patt Roberson/PLAINSMAN CORRESPONDENT
The Baker Rotary Club has adopted Main Street (aka La. Hwy. 19) and was out in force July 15 conducting its quarterly litter patrol.