Mayor Broome proclaims August as Black Philanthropy Month in EBR

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome has proclaimed August as Black Philanthropy Month in East Baton Rouge Parish.

According to Mayor-President Broome, Black Philanthropy Month honors the resourcefulness and inspiration of black communities and their history of giving as a way to transform communities for the future.

For more information on Black Philanthropy Month or developing a service project, you are asked to contact the Community Partners, which is a nonprofit organization at 225-276-7416 or visit the website

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