How can you Help?
You can become a volunteer in many areas of need.
– Assist during regular business hours to help as receptionists, answering the phones, scheduling appointments and greeting clients
-Spend time in prayer daily, weekly or monthly, before the Blessed Sacrament in Our Lady of Guadalupe chapel in our office during regular business hours.
-Meet with and talk to women and their families threatened by abortion, offering assistance and life affirming alternatives.
Friends of the Foundation
– Perform odd jobs that are needed like assembling baby beds, mowing the yard, trimming shrubs, helping with newsletter mail-outs
St. Marguerite House Moms
-Befriend a client, providing encouragement and support both socially and spiritually. Teach clients to cook or help transport them to appointments. We also need overnight assistance.
Baby and Me Boutique Angels
– Assist with the inventory of maternity and baby clothes, supplies, pricing of merchandise, help with maintenance, storage, ect.
-Trained and licensed ultrasound technicians are needed to provide free ultrasounds, which allows the mother to hear her babies’ heartbeat and see the movement of her baby in the womb.
– Develop policy, approve budgets and assist with community relations and fundraising activities.
$70 houses a single pregnant mother and provides much more than food, clothing & shelter. It also provides counseling, educational classes, parenting skills, vocational training, health care information, budgeting assistance and more.
$35 provides formula, diapers, baby wipes and other essentials to keep a St. Marguerite Home baby healthy and happy for one week.
More than 1,200 calls come in to our 24/7 pregnancy center helpline each year: 337-289-9366 (local); 877-8-4-WOMEN (877-849-6636) toll free.
Average length of stay is predicted to be approximately 6 months.
You can be a Room Sponsor. You can sponsor a room with a $5,000.00 donation. Your family name will be enshrined with a plaque dedicated in your honor and the room may be interior decorated to your design.
Realizing Post Abortion depression and anxiety is a real hurt in our country, we offer a Post Abortion Healing Program.
We accept donations online, simply click donate above.
Contact us by email, phone 337-893-2627 or write:
The DesOrmeaux Foundation,Inc.
1331 Jefferson St.
Lafayette, LA. 70501