Ida Recovery

August 29, 2022

Reflecting on Hurricane Ida: Finding Unity in the Community

Resiliency is defined as the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties and toughness and South Louisiana has repeatedly proven to be resilient. As we approach the first anniversary of Hurricane Ida, we reflect on how our community came together and continues to be untied, following an unprecedented storm that ravaged our bayou communities. 
August 29, 2022

You Got This: How to Manage Mental Health During Peak Hurricane Season

Today, we remember that Hurricane Ida changed so many of our lives a year ago. As we still recover, the anniversary along with being in peak hurricane season may strike up some emotions, and maintaining mental health during such a time is essential.
August 29, 2022

Generosity Fuels Our Hurricane Recovery

Jennifer Armand with Bayou Community Foundation penned a column to share their experience one year later: "Here in Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand Isle, Hurricane Ida is also a powerful story of unmatched generosity, compassion and resiliency, which continue to fuel our recovery one year later."