Cultivating Compassion in Individuals, Families and Communities

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our upcoming events


Harvest Dinner

Harvest Dinner is coming up November 10th at Jeems Bayou.  Chef Blake Jackson is planning a meal to tantalize your tastebuds and the evening is certain to entertain.  Music will be provided by JRIII with art and a raffle throughout the evening.

Tickets for the evening are $100 and may be purchased by clicking the button provided below. Space is limited to 100 seats.


We are hosting the Allan Nation Scholarship Fund, an opportunity for partial scholarships for young farmers to attend a class on grass farming.  Click here to read more about the memorial fund and instructions on how to donate to it.

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    Backroads & bayou trail run       three trail run series with sportspectrum

The fourth annual Back Roads & Bayous Trail Run and Day in the Country  is being held at Lynn Farms 11580 Highway 3049, Gilliam, LA, March 24, 2018.  Funds raised will support two local non-profits

One Great River and The Renzi Education & Art Center

On Race Day

  • Participants will enjoy a scenic, twisting trail run  in the country with a 10 mile, 3 mile run, or a 1 mile fun run
  • Food and fun for the whole family - art, games, activities and more. 
  • Opening practice and post-race recovery with our title sponsor Breathe Yoga.
  • Food sourced from Mahaffey Farms and beer by Red River Brewing Company

                    If you cannot be with us this year you may                        Donate on line by clicking here - 

Bonfire COFFEE: Backroads & Bayou Blend

"Friend of the Foundation", Jeff Hollenbaugh has branded a blend that was one of Ross' favorites.  We are selling this special blend, called Backroads and Bayou, online with the profits of these sales benefitting the Foundation as part of our FriendsGiving program.

The Cup: Bittersweet chocolate, mild acidity, full and heavy body, dark roast

12oz | Whole Bean | $13.50