Better Business Bureau to host ‘Empowering Women & Young Ladies’ luncheon

Better Business Bureau to host ‘Empowering Women & Young Ladies’ luncheon
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Better Business Bureau of South Central Louisiana is hosting a luncheon on May 1 for women and LSU gymnastics head coach DD Breaux is the guest speaker.

The luncheon event titled “Empowering Women & Young Ladies” is sponsored by Home Bank.

Sara “DD” Breaux has been the head coach of the LSU Tigers women’s gymnastics team since 1978. In 2009, she was inducted into the USA Gymnastics Region 8 Hall of Fame & in 2017 inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame. Under Breaux’s leadership, the LSU Gymnastics Program recently won the 2019 Southeastern Conference Title, with the team heading into NCAA postseason action ranked as the third team in the nation.

The Cook Hotel will serve guests a delicious meal as DD addresses the day to day issues that impact women of all ages. This event will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at The Cook Hotel & Conference Center at LSU.

Registration and networking will be from 11:30 a.m. to noon with luncheon program from noon to 1 p.m. After the luncheon, guests will be given a brief tour of the Andoine Sports Museum.

Pre-registered tickets cost $30 per person; 16 & younger costs $20; At-Door: $35.

To register and pay online, go to or call BJ Militello at (225)-346-8343.

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