Upcoming BIG Events
Monday, April 14
Jerome "Zee" Zeringue
Monday, April 15
BIG Scholarship Deadline
Saturday, April 27
BIG Crawfish Crawl for Higher Education
4:00 - 9:00 pm
Peltier ParkMonthly Luncheon
Monday, May 12
Members attend our monthly luncheon at no charge! If you cannot attend a meeting, don't let your perk go to waste -- send someone in your place!!
Board of Directors
Dr. Ricky Melancon,
Houma - Thibodaux Spine and Rehabilitation
Nicholls State University
Dwayne Bourgeois, North Lafourche Levee District
Steve Gaubert, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
T. Baker Smith
Raylan Alleman, CPA
LA 1 Coalition
NSU Alumni Association
Carlton Real Estate
Lori LeBlanc, LLC
|April 14 Luncheon Features New CPRA Director Jerome Zeringue as Guest Speaker|
| Bayou Industrial Group is pleased to welcome Jerome "Zee" Zeringue as guest speaker for our next monthly membership luncheon on Monday, April 14. Zeringue was named Executive Director of the LA Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority earlier this year. |
The meeting begins at Noon on at the Bayou Country Club in Thibodaux. We hope to see you and your guests there!
April 14 Meeting Notice
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Bring a Guest to Lunch with You or Send Someone in Your Place if You are Unable to Attend!
There is no charge for BIG members; $20 fee for reserved guests; $25 for walk-ins. Since BIG is required to pay for total number of reservations, all reserved guests will be billed for payment regardless of attendance.
| ||Calling All Runners and Crawfish Boiling Teams to the BIG Crawfish Crawl!|
The 2nd Annual BIG Crawfish Crawl for Higher Education is scheduled for Saturday, April 26 from
4 - 9 pm at the Peltier Park Pavilion in Thibodaux.
The fundraiser features a 5K race, family fun run/walk, an exciting crawfish boil-off competition, and spicy boiled crawfish for sale to everyone!
All proceeds will be used to expand BIG scholarships for local students attending NSU, FTCC and SCLTC-Lafourche.
5K Race and Fun Run Registration Forms available here. Boil-Off Team Registration Guidelines and Sponsorship Information available here.
Winning Crawfish Boil-Off Team will win a traveling paddle trophy with their name painted on the handle!
Plan to join us at Peltier Park on April 26 for the race, music, fun, and LOTS OF CRAWFISH!!
|BIG Scholarship Applications Accepted Through April 15|
|Bayou Industrial Group
plans to offer $6,500 or more in scholarships to local students attending Nicholls State University, Fletcher Technical-Community College, and South Central LA Technical College
this fall. Completed applications for the 2014 BIG Scholarship Program will be accepted through 5 pm April 15, 2014
from graduating high school seniors in Lafourche, Terrebonne, St. Mary and Assumption Parishes.
Please share this news with friends, family, employees, and business associates who are graduating from high school this year, or who have a high school senior in their family. Children of BIG members and BIG member companies are greatly encouraged to participate!