Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards promotes Louisiana First Foundation

· · Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards promotes Louisiana First Foundation

Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards visited with a large group of Natchitoches women Thursday to share information about programs supported through the Louisiana First Foundation, her platform that focuses on children and families.  Initiatives include Teach MAM (Music, Art and Movement), advocating against human trafficking and providing greater resources to the state’s foster children and parents. Teach MAM encourages schools to incorporate music, arts and physical courses in the daily curriculum.  Louisiana Fosters seeks to expand the network of community and faith-based supports for foster parents and Metanoia is a safe haven in Louisiana for victims of sex trafficking.  To learn more about Edwards, the causes she supports and how individuals can become involved visit louisianafirstfoundation.com.

NSU First Lady Jennifer Maggio with Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards

Louisiana First Lady visited with young women in Northwestern State University’s President’s Leadership Program. PLP members helped with hostess duties during Edwards’ visit.

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Leah Jackson is Northwestern State University's Director of Public Information and Media Relations. She is a 1994 and 2011 graduate of NSU and has been on staff since 2004.