Jun
30
9:00 am09:00

ESSENCE Fest-New Orleans

Experience It All In New Orleans, Louisiana June 30-July 2!

Since 1994 the festival has been the official party with a purpose, and this year we continue the legacy with four days of music, empowerment, community and entertainment.
Whether you’re partying the night away at the Superdome or attending our free daytime experiences at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, you’ll leave the weekend with a fresh outlook on how to build a better future for yourself and for your community. Come by the convention center to meet the LOPA community team!

Learn More about Essence Fest at their website.

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

For more information contact Cheryl Mcgee-Hills at cmcgee-hills@lopa.org

Jul
1
9:00 am09:00

ESSENCE Fest-New Orleans

Experience It All In New Orleans, Louisiana June 30-July 2!

Since 1994 the festival has been the official party with a purpose, and this year we continue the legacy with four days of music, empowerment, community and entertainment.
Whether you’re partying the night away at the Superdome or attending our free daytime experiences at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, you’ll leave the weekend with a fresh outlook on how to build a better future for yourself and for your community. Come by the convention center to meet the LOPA community team!

Learn More about Essence Fest at their website.

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

For more information contact Cheryl Mcgee-Hills at cmcgee-hills@lopa.org

Jul
2
9:00 am09:00

ESSENCE Fest-New Orleans

Experience It All In New Orleans, Louisiana June 30-July 2!

Since 1994 the festival has been the official party with a purpose, and this year we continue the legacy with four days of music, empowerment, community and entertainment.
Whether you’re partying the night away at the Superdome or attending our free daytime experiences at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, you’ll leave the weekend with a fresh outlook on how to build a better future for yourself and for your community. Come by the convention center to meet the LOPA community team!

Learn More about Essence Fest at their website.

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

For more information contact Cheryl Mcgee-Hills at cmcgee-hills@lopa.org

Jul
9
Jul 22

Donate Life ECHO-Statewide

Donate Life ECHO, which stands for Every Community Has Opportunity, is a nationwide observance designed to reach multicultural communities. Through the ECHO concept of reiteration and repetition—with people sharing the message of donation within their community—more lives will be saved and healed.

Sep
25
Sep 29

National OMV Appreciation Week-Statewide

The OMV partnership remains the primary source of donor registrations. OMV and driver’s licensing partners are the people on the front lines of service who have helped register more than 130 million donors nationwide. OMV Appreciation Week is a time for the Donate Life Community to say thank you and show its appreciation of OMV partners across the country through national and local events and outreach.

Oct
29
8:00 am08:00

Trail Run for Life-Carencro

SAVE THE DATE! Registration opens soon.

For more information contact Shawn-Paul Harrison at sharrison@lopa.org

"Share Your Story" is the connect to purpose campaign for the upcoming 4th Annual LOPA Trail Run 4 Life 5K.

Everyone has a special story and everyone's story makes a difference in this world. LOPA Trail Run 4 Life will be held on Sunday, October 29th. 


Jun
23
7:00 pm19:00

New Orleans Baby Cakes Fundraiser for Team LA-New Orleans

Click here to purchase tickets!

Watch the New Orleans Baby Cakes vs Colorado Springs Sky Sox and help support Team LA for the Transplant Games of America!

Friday, June 23rd, 7pm at The Shrine on Airline, located at 6000 Airline Dr. Metairie, LA 70003.

We will mail tickets to the address you provide.

Tickets available are located with section 125 with a variety of seats numbers in Rows 6-14.

Tickets are $12, and 50% of the proceeds from those funds are going to Team LA (TGA). 

About Team Louisiana - Transplant Games of America:

Team Louisiana is comprised of heart, kidney, liver, lung, pancreas, cornea, and tissue transplant recipients, living donors, and donor families of all ages and backgrounds. 

Team Louisiana's Mission: 

Celebrate the Gift of Life 

Honor Your Donor & Donor Family 

Promote organ, tissue and eye donation 

Engage in a healthier lifestyle

Network with people from all over the country who have been impacted by donation and transplantation

Jun
18
1:00 pm13:00

Donor Family/Recipient Meeting-New Roads

Donor Dad Bill Conner anticipated to bike into New Roads (From Wisconsin) for a meeting with his daughter's heart recipient for Father's Day weekend. Meetup location is anticipated to be at 10093 Island Rd. Ventress, LA

For more information contact Lori Steele at lsteele@lopa.org