One of our top goals at Campus Federal is being community focused. We coordinate and participate in numerous community events throughout the year in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport. Check out what we have been up to this month!
Our Lady of the Lake’s Children’s Hospital Fundraiser
Our employees held fundraisers in the form of bake sales, raffles, jeans days and more to support Our Lady of the Lake’s Children’s Hospital during 2016. Following our mission of community service and ‘people helping people’, we raised $8,386.42!
LSU Vet School Open House
The Campus Federal Team volunteered at the 35th Annual LSU Vet School Open House. The event was free and open to the public. Each year our team supports LSU by providing volunteers to assist with the event.
Dental School Graduation
LSU and Campus Federal marked the 12th annual Workplace Financial Education Graduation in grand style. LSU President, F. King Alexander and EBR Mayor-President, Sharon Weston Broome served as keynote speakers to congratulate the class. To date, just under 300 LSU employees have completed the program.
Interprofessional Education Day
Our Campus Federal Team participated in Interprofessional Day in New Orleans recently. The Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice coordinates student education across all six schools. Their goal is to prepare students to practice in teams, as team-based care results in improved health outcomes for our communities.
LSU Pre-Dental Workshop in New Orleans
Campus Federal participated in LSU’s Pre-Dental Workshop to assist college students in making informed decisions about whether to pursue a career in the dental field. It is jointly hosted by the LSU Pre-Dental Society and Dr. Toby Cheramie, LSUSD Director of Admissions. The day included presentations by administrators, faculty members and students. Attendees had the opportunity to participate in one of two tracks - dentistry or dental hygiene.
Christmas Decorations for Local Families, Financial Literacy for University High School Students, LSU Faculty Club Food Bank Fundraiser, LSU’s Annual Tailgate Luncheon¸ Our Lady of Lake Benefits Fair, Dental School Ethics Ceremony
Christmas Decorations for Local Families
We donated Christmas decorations to Volunteers of America of Greater Baton Rouge. VOA has identified a Denham Springs area family recovering from the floods and an Old South Baton Rouge (OSBR) family from one of its family assistance programs. The decorations came just in time to brighten the holiday season! Pictured with Brandon Smith are the LSU Office of the President, VOA employee and Campus Federal Business Development Representatives.
Financial Literacy for University High School Students
We helped seniors at University High School prepare for life after school through financial education.
LSU Faculty Club Food Bank Fundraiser
The Faculty Club of LSU held its annual holiday fundraiser. Campus Federal contributed door prizes and several other donations. The event was a huge success! Funds raised went to the Baton Rouge Food Bank.
LSU’s Annual Tailgate Luncheon
Campus Federal recently partnered with LSU for its annual tailgate luncheon serving up some good Jambalaya.
Our Lady of Lake Benefits Fair
Brian Ainsworth, AVP of Business Development, explained the benefits of joining Campus Federal at Our Lady of the Lake’s Annual Benefits Fair.
Dental School Ethics Ceremony
Campus Federal attended and sponsored the Ethics Ceremony at the LSU Dental School.
Legends Form Gala,Supporting Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation,LSU Health Science Center’s Benefits Fair,Financial Education,Our Lady of the Lake Winner
Legends Form Gala
The Legends Form Gala the A.P. Tureaud Sr. LSU Black Alumni Chapter honored CF Member, Dr. Luke Lavergne with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Congratulations Dr. Levergne from your Campus Federal Family!
Supporting Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation
Brian Ainsworth, AVP of Business Development, gets in the Halloween spirit wearing his doggie costume while cooking Jambalaya for Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation employees today!
LSU Health Science Center’s Benefits Fair
We were glad to participate in LSU Health Science Center’s Benefits Fair. The fair allowed for employees to learn about different benefits, healthcare, company relationships and more.
LSU Health Science Center employees learn about changes in FLSA Act and how it affects them. The class covered everything from budgeting to ways to save money.
Our Lady of the Lake Winner
Congratulations to LaKishia for winning a $100 gift card at the Our Lady of the Lake Benefits Fair drawing!
LSU Homecoming,Our Lady of the Lake College Annual Luncheon,Jump$tart Coalition,LSUHSC Resident Mixer,Financial Friday, Our Lady of the Lake,LSUHSC Allied Health Gold Tournament,J Pat Beaird Award,LSU’s Fall Fest,LSU Alumni Food Truck Wround Up,Our Lady of the Lake College Welcome Week
Campus Federal team members rode in the LSU Homecoming Parade. Lots of beads and give-a-ways were given out at the parade. Geaux Tigers!!
Our Lady of the Lake College Annual Luncheon
Campus Federal team members attended Fete de Fideles, Our Lady of the Lake College Annual Luncheon. The new name for the college was unveiled while honoring outstanding students and staff.
Campus Federal’s Blaine Grimes a member of the Louisiana Jump$art Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy attended the quarterly meeting in September at the Louisiana Bankers Association in Baton Rouge. Topics included the FINRA’s 2015 Financial Capability Study results, Your State’s Credit Report and the upcoming Financial Education Boot Camp.
LSUHSC Resident Mixer
Campus Federal team members attended the Resident Mixer providing information on Campus Federal’s products and services specifically tailored to LSU and the medical field.
Financial Friday, Our Lady of the Lake
Campus Federal delivered financial education to employees at Our Lady of the Lake on Fridays during the month of September. This event promotes financial literacy empowering people to take charge of their finances.
LSUHSC Allied Health Gold Tournament
Campus Federal team members played in the LSUHSC Allied Health Golf Tournament in Shreveport.
J Pat Beaird Award
Campus Federal's Ron Moreau and Andrea McKnight accepted the J Pat Beaird Award for Industry of the Year. The Shreveport event also hosted Gene Kranz, former flight director for NASA and Apollo 13.
LSU’s Fall Fest
Campus Federal team members volunteered and gave away prizes at LSU’s Fall Fest with the LSU Staff Senate.
LSU Alumni Food Truck Wround Up
Campus Federal team members attended the LSU Alumni Food Truck Wround Up to support the LSU Alumni and their efforts.
Our Lady of the Lake College Welcome Week
Campus Federal’s Casey Coughlin, Jacqueline Dedon, and Laura Rials participated in welcoming students at Our Lady of the Lake College’s Welcome Week event.
Baton Rouge Urban Congress Community Meeting,Teach a Kid How to Fish,LSU Education and Research Symposium,Our Lady of the Lake Environmental Services Presentation,Sunrise Rotary Club 7th Annual Beer, Bands and BBQ Event, LCMC Summer Savings Fair
Campus Federal's Anthony Ware and Blaine Grimes recently attended the Baton Rouge Urban Congress community meeting. Pictured with Anthony and Blaine are LSU Board of Supervisors' Rolfe McCollister and Baton Rouge Area Chamber President & CEO Adam Knapp.
Teach a Kid How to Fish
The Downtown Kiwanis Club partners with the Big Buddy Program teaching kids how to fish. Casey, our Business Development Coordinator, participated in the fun fishing event.
LSU Education and Research Symposium
We recently participated in the LSU Education and Research Symposium featuring Dr. Warner the SEC Professor of the Year. Congratulations Dr. Warner!
Our Lady of the Lake Environmental Services Presentation
Roxane and Casey from our Business Development Team had fun presenting to the Environmental Services Staff at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Sunrise Rotary Club 7th Annual Beer, Bands and BBQ Event
Ron Moreau, Chief Development Officer, a member of the Sunrise Rotary Club recently attended the 7th annual Beer, Bands and BBQ event at the LSU Rural Life Museum. The event raised funds for St. Vincent de Paul Society’s Uniforms for Kids Program.
LCMC Summer Savings Fair
We participated in the LCMC Summer Savings Fair that they had at all of their hospitals including Children’s Hospital. The event allowed for LCMC employees to gather information and take advantage of savings products and discounts.
New Orleans and Shreveport. Check out what we have been up to this month!
Financial Education for LSU Summer Scholars Program, LSU Freshman Orientation and Advising, Summer Youth Employment Program, Post-Graduate Orientation for LSU Dental School, LSU’s Rural Life Symphony Pops, and the House Officer Orientation
Financial Education for LSU Summer Scholars Program
Campus Federal conducted a Financial Education presentation to more than 40 students during the LSU Summer Scholars Program. The information presented ranged from Student Debt, Loans and the importance of Credit to name a few. Bryson Ellis, a Campus Federal Financial Services Representative and graduate of the program, was invited to speak.
LSU Freshman Orientation and Advising
Campus Federal attended Information Fairs held during Freshman Orientation, Advising and Preregistration (FOAP) for LSU. The events were held in the LSU Union and gave parents and students an opportunity to learn more about LSU and their many partners.
Summer Youth Employment Program
Old South Baton Rouge (OSBR) high school students participated in the Summer Youth Employment program work at various businesses across the city Tuesday - Friday. The students met with Blaine Grimes every Monday for the duration of the program for financial education training. Topics included: Understanding Your Check, Direct Deposit, Budgeting, Importance of Credit and Students Loans, to name a few. This program is sponsored by the Mayor's Office in partnership with the Big Buddy Program.
Post-Graduate Orientation for LSU Dental School
Campus Federal presented about financial education topics including finance options specifically for Dental Students. Pictured: Drew Holtkamp, Melinda Penedo, Delores Bradford and Janet Kratzberg.
House Officer Orientation
Campus Federal attended the House Officer Orientation at LSU’s Medical School in New Orleans. The orientation for incoming medical residents allows them to gather additional information about the school and their community partners.
Power of the Purse,LSU Diversity Forum,Evening of Healers,Junior Achievement,LSU’s Rural Life Symphony Pops,Nursing Family and Friends Day,New Orleans Kiwanis Club,Financial Education and Dean’s Reception
Power of the Purse
Our team attended the American Red Cross Power of the Purse event at LSU's Stadium Club. The event celebrates and supports the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross and the Louisiana disaster response. Campus Federal team members featured include Randall Arroyo, Bonny Botts, Danielle Dawson, Nichole Vicknair, Ashley Poumaroux, Carla Tarleton, Jay Noel, and Blaine Grimes.
LSU Diversity Forum
Campus Federal representatives, Anthony Ware and Blaine Grimes attended the presentation and panel discussion on Diversity at LSU. The event was hosted by Academic Affairs and the Office of Diversity. Pictured with Anthony and Blaine are Dr. Kenya L. Messer, Associate Vice Provost and Dr. Dereck Rovaris, Vice Provost.
Evening of Healers
Brent Paddie, Branch Manager at the LSU Health Shreveport with Joe and Debbie Miciotto at the Evening for Healers event in Shreveport honoring many heroes of the LSU Health Shreveport and University Health Trauma One first responder teams.
Our team had so much fun participating in Junior Achievement at Capital Elementary! Students learned about how money moves through a community and jobs. Featured in the pictures are Business Development’s Roxane Berthelot, Brian Ainsworth and Casey Coughlin.
LSU’s Rural Life Symphony Pops
We had so much fun volunteering at the Rural Life Symphony Pops event featuring the Classical Mystery Tour group and the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Featured in the photo is Campus Federal’s Unrecka Ramsey and her family Danielle Ramsey, LaDarius Jones, Adrienne Ramsey and Whitney Williams.
Nursing Family and Friends Day
We were happy to sponsor this event for the incoming and current nurses at the Nursing Family and Friends Day event at LSU’s University Medical Center. Pictured is Campus Federal’s Janet Kratzberg and Dean, Dr. Demetrius Porche.
New Orleans Kiwanis Club
We stay very active in our communities. Campus Federal’s Janet Kratzberg is pictured at the News Orleans Kiwanis meeting in New Orleans. Kiwanis has provided countless community service hours in the New Orleans area.
Providing financial education is very important to Campus Federal. April was Financial Literacy Month, so all during the month we were out teaching financial education. We provided a lunch and learn featuring Financial Education for LSU’s Dental school. Campus Federal’s Nichole Vicknair presented valuable information to the students who are going into private practice.
We were happy to support the Dean’s Reception for LSU’s Dental School graduation seniors.
Financial Education Annual Conference,Urban Congress Conference,St. Luke's Maundy Thursday Event,
EverFi Financial Education Certification Program
Financial Education Annual Conference
Blaine Grimes attended the Annual Conference on Financial Education this month. The subjects and training materials ranged from financial education for youth to retired adults. Just over 100 individuals passionate about financial attended the conference. Pictured with Blaine are three Jumpstart Coalition State Presidents from St. Louis, Ohio and Rhode Island. Campus Federal is a long-time supporter of the Louisiana Jumpstart Coalition. April is also National Financial Education Month.
Urban Congress Conference
Anthony Ware and Blaine Grimes recently attended the Urban Congress Conference in Baton Rouge. Over 200 community leaders attended the daylong event to discuss everything from economic development to serving underserved communities.
(Pictured: Anthony Ware, Rolfe McCollister, and Blaine Grimes)
St. Luke's Maundy Thursday Event
Our team volunteered at St. Luke's Maundy Thursday. The event outreaches to the homeless providing new socks, shoes and meals. We were so happy to participate! (Pictured left to right: Chelsey Weatherly, Brian Ainsworth, Andrea McKnight, and Nancy Chance)
EverFi Financial Education Certification Program
We partnered with EverFi, Credit Bureau of Baton Rouge Foundation and the Louisiana Jump$tart Coalition to recognize students at Port Allen High School for completing the EverFi Financial Education Certification program. Congratulations!
LSU Vet School Great Rover Run,Breakfast with the Tooth Fairy ,LSU Law Center’s Annual Barristers’ Bowl,Women and Minorities in Leadership Initiative
LSU Vet School Great Rover Run
Our team volunteered at the LSU Vet School Great Rover Run!
Breakfast with the Tooth Fairy
Our team had breakfast with the Tooth Fairy at the LSU Dental School in New Orleans. Looking out for your overall health and finances.
LSU Law Center’s Annual Barristers’ Bowl
We were glad to participate in the LSU Law Center's Annual Barristers' Bowl. The proceeds from the event went to the American Cancer Society in honor of Dean Chaney Joseph.
Women and Minorities in Leadership Initiative
The LSU Women’s Center recently hosted Women and Minorities in Leadership Initiative were our very own Board Member, Yvette Marsh served as a panelist along with Coach Nikki Fargas, Dr. Saundra McGuire, Dr. Pallavi Rastogo and Dr. Meghan Sanders.
Financial Education Graduation,Financial Education to students,Ron supporting Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital,Supporting LSU Staff Senate
Campus Federal partnered with LSU to provide Financial Education to students. Congratulations to our graduates!
Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Radiothon
Great job Ron supporting Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital and our local kids! This year the radiothon raised a record breaking $198,000 for the life-saving care of local children.
Campus Federal Supporting LSU Staff Senate
The Campus Federal Team attended the LSU Staff Senate New Employee Welcome Breakfast at the LSU College of Business Education Complex.