Contact: Rene Abadie
Date: February 5, 2013
HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University's largest fundraiser, Chefs Evening, will launch the event with the President's Toast as a featured prelude thanks to the exclusive diamond sponsorship of La Capitol Federal Credit Union.
The President's Toast precedes the grand event, scheduled this year for Sunday, March 3, at the President's University Residence from 4 – 5 p.m. Chefs Evening follows from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Pennington Student Activity Center.
Chefs Evening, which is the Southeastern Foundation's main annual fundraiser, supports the university's academic programs while offering guest samplings of fine cuisine and beverages provided by over 40 regional restaurants and other establishments.
La Cap was the first President's Toast sponsor, adding to the already well-established tradition of partnership between the financial institution and the university. This is the third consecutive year La Cap will be the diamond sponsor for the President's Toast.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call the Southeastern Foundation at 985-549-2420. Chefs Evening information is also available online at www.southeastern.edu/chefsevening.
La CAP TO SPONSOR 'TOAST' – For the third consecutive year, La Capitol Federal Credit Union will be the exclusive Diamond Sponsor of the President's Toast, Southeastern Louisiana University's prelude event to Chefs Evening, scheduled this year for Sunday, March 3. Pictured from left are Andrew Hickman, annual giving coordinator; Monty Buckles, Hammond branch manager for La Capitol Federal Credit Union; and Southeastern President John L. Crain.