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We would like to extend the warmest of welcomes to our page! We at the Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation are honored to serve communities in Southern Louisiana and across the country. Please take a look at our eclectic group of collaborators and partners, as well as some of the exciting initiatives and projects we are currently undertaking.

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What's New!


State of the Coast // 03.18-20.2014

SOC 2014 will be the 3rd Biennial Conference of the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL), and will be attended by 900 scientists, land owners/managers, federal and state agency personnel, local officials, industry and business leaders, resource users, and interested citizens from all over the world.

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Emerge Center Opening // 04.04.2014

The Baton Rouge Speech and Hearing Foundation's new location, The Emerge Center for Communication, Behavior, and Development, will hold its ribbon-cutting and opening on April 04, 2014 at 7784 Innovation Park Drive.

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City Year Baton Rouge School House Rock Annual Gala // 04.30.2014

The Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation is thrilled to be honored by City Year Baton Rouge at this year's School House Rock Annual Gala!

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