IN THE NEWS
Spotlight News By KTBS3 News in September 2021
Geaux 4 Kids Project Geaux Bags partners up with the Louisiana State Police to distribute Geaux Bags to Louisiana’s most vulnerable children.
K.C. Kilpatrick has been awarded the title of ArkLaTex Remarkable Woman of 2021. See story here.
318 Forum Magazine: Geaux 4 Kids makes 10,000 Geaux Bags; $1 million dollar impact on vulnerable children: Read story here
January 4, 2021
December 30, 2020
WWLTV-New Orleans: 800 ‘Geaux Bags’ care packages delivered for abused kids in foster care – Read here.
Fox8Live-New Orleans: Nearly a thousand bags filled with essentials for abused or neglected kids delivered to New Orleans – Read here.
November 20, 2020
KSLA: Geaux4Kids is looking for passionate loving holiday volunteers – Read here.
KTBS: Give Back with Geaux Packs – Read here.
KTAL: Non profit packs 1500 bags for kids’ first nights in foster care – Read here
Watch Video: Geaux 4 Kids uses facility donated by Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator to host volunteer Give Back/Geaux Pack service event, filling Geaux Bags for children who go into the protective custody of foster care in the State of Louisiana.
July 17, 2020
Geaux Bags officially goes statewide, expanding into all All 9 DCFS Regions. 500 Geaux Bags distributed.
Founder K.C. Kilpatrick is featured as the Cover Story in SB Magazine’s “Women in Business” issue
December 16, 2019
Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office donates to Geaux 4 Kids, Inc.
October 21, 2019
Founder and Executive Director K.C. Kilpatrick named one of the honorees for 2019 Athena Award.
October 10, 2019
Founder and Executive Director K.C. Kilpatrick awarded 2019 Virginia K. Shehee Most Influential Woman Award. View here.
September 10, 2019
Shreveport Times video of award nominee K.C. Kilpatrick. View here.
September 9, 2019
Founder and Executive Director K.C. Kilpatrick named one of six finalists for the Shreveport Times Virginia K. Shehee Most Influential Woman Award. View here.
August 21, 2019
Founder and Executive Director K.C. Kilpatrick one of nine statewide recipients of The Angel Award by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation. View here.
Louisiana First Lady Donna Edwards video message in support of Geaux 4 Kids and Project Geaux Bags. View here.
Louisiana DCFS Secretary Marketa Garner Walters thanks the Geaux Bags initiative. View here.
May 7, 2019
State Senator Ryan Gatti donates his salary to Geaux 4 Kids, Inc. View here.
May 3, 2019
KTBS: LSU Coach headlines “May the Force Be With You” Geaux 4 Kids Fundraiser Luncheon
BRproud.com: Ed Orgeron talks recruitment, LSU football and more at Geaux 4 Kids luncheon
LSU Head Football Coach Coach Orgeron to help Geaux 4 Kids project Geaux Bags go statewide
May 3, 2018
Lola Magazine: Helping One Child At a Time – Read here
August 12, 2017
Shreveport Times: First Lady announces Statewide Partnerships with Geaux 4 Kids and Foster Care Resources
K.C. Kilpatrick featured as Ladies of Louisiana, Community Profile
KC Kilpatrick named a 2017 National Angels in Adoption® Honoree by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) in Washington DC. These are individuals whose contributions in the fields of adoption or foster care have an impact on a national scale.
Congressman Mike Johnson Recognizes K.C. Kilpatrick, Angels in Adoption Award 2017
Video about Geaux 4 Kids and Geaux Bags: https://www.facebook.com/GeauxBags/videos/1482239621862877/
Coach Orgeron with K.C. Kilpatrick, May 3, 2019