4-H Foundation holds first meeting of the year _lowres

Photo provided by Leanna Cupit -- The East Feliciana Parish 4-H Foundation Board held its first meeting of the year March 12. Attending the meeting, in front row, from left, are, Betty Wright, Delyn Lockhart, Allen Holliday and Chris Dighton; and second row, Deanna Fontenot, Kyle Lockhart, Jeff Gardner and Beth Dawson.

The East Feliciana Parish 4-H Foundation held its first meeting of the year March 12 at the East Feliciana Police Jury building.

Chris Dighton was elected to serve as president; Allen Holliday, vice president; Betty Wright, secretary and Delyn Lockhart, treasurer.

Other attendees included Beth Dawson, Jeff Gardner, Deanna Fontenot, Kyle Lockhart and East Feliciana 4-H Agent Leanna Cupit.

The board discussed membership dues, a financial report, two amendments to the foundation by-laws, electing officers and an update on the 4-H program, which included a lengthy discussion on fundraising.

The purpose of the 4-H Foundation is to provide support for the parish 4-H program, Cupit said.

Anyone 18 or older can be a member of the East Feliciana 4-H Foundation Board. For information, call Cupit at (225)-683-3101.