2012_Democratic_National_Convention_logoWhere: Louisiana Delegation Hotel Reception Tent

When?  Monday Night from 7:30 to Midnight

Where?  8525 North Tryon Street, Charlotte NC 28262

Special Guests supporting our efforts for Hurricane Isaac Relief include:

  • Congressman Cedric Richmond of Louisiana
  • Congressman Benny Thompson of Mississippi
  • Donna Brazile
  • Melissa Harris Perry
  • Wendell Pierce
  • Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan
  • Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
  • Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover

Come as you are and enjoy Louisiana food, drinks and let’s help the citizens impacted by Hurricane Isaac to get back on their feet.

Louisiana is strong and we can survive this. Hurricane Isaac was a terrible house guest but now we have to clean up after him. We can do this and we need your help!

Donation stations will be open for electronic donations and checks made out to Hurricane Isaac Charities will be accepted at the door.

The United Ways of the Gulf Coast have activated their Gulf Coast Disaster Fund. You can contribute to that fund by clicking here.

You can also Text REDCROSS to 90999 to give $10 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief” or click here to visit their website.

Another way that you can get relief to New Orleans area homeowners is through the GNO Fair Housing Action Center. You can make a financial contribution to them by clicking here.

Logo_WinPartners3Thank you to WIN Partners for their support of this event.

We will be in Charlotte next week, but the recovery of our families and friends will be at the forefront of our thoughts and prayers.

Looking forward to seeing you in Charlotte!


Karen Carter Peterson


Louisiana Democratic Party

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Originally published: Sep 1, 2012