The Sharon Campisi Memorial Grant by Links des Pink

by lanellmelancon in Award, Blog, Donations, Sharon Campisi Memorial Grant, Sponsor, Uncategorized, encouragement

Links des Pink is excited about naming their new Grant program after someone who was so strong & such an advocate.  Her memory will be carried on to help others. If you want to nominate someone please download form & contact a Links des Pink board member.  Grant form 3Sharon Campisi Memorial GrantGrant page 2

Sharon will be missed

by lanellmelancon in Blog, Uncategorized, encouragement

Dedication to a courageous Lady! Sharon, we will miss you!

Courageous, Strong, dedicated, loving are just some of the attributes that Sharon Campisi had.
She fought as long as she could but her body could not hold out any longer.

Mrs. Larry Campisi, Sharon loving wife & mother & daughter & friend has passed away today.

Please keep her mother, husband, children, grandchildren & many many friends in your thoughts and prayers.

We will all miss her

“When love has touched our lives, it remains forever in our hearts.”

St. Jude Donation for 2014

by lanellmelancon in Award, Blog, Donations, Uncategorized

Links des Pink is excited to announce a donation of $3,000.00 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. On Wednesday March 30 Andrea Courville, Event Marketing Representative accepted this donation for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. St. Jude is known worldwide for its expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cancers. The institution is dedicated to saving children’s lives by finding the causes of catastrophic diseases, improving treatment and developing cures. St. Jude is internationally known for its treatment of all pediatric cancers, but is particularly esteemed for its treatment of brain tumors, leukemia, neuroblastoma and retinoblastoma. St. Jude oncologists are also experts in gene therapy and pediatric stem cell transplantation.

Links des Pink is a 503(c)(3) non profit Awareness organization.  Since 2007 the members of Links des Pink have raised over $100,000.00 to help our community. The majority of the money is kept local – the Miles Perret Cancer Service Center, Stacy Hardy Memorial Mammograms at Abbeville General Hospital, as well as to help local individuals – The American Cancer Society and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital just to name a few.

Links des Pink help your neighbors, friends, family or possibly even you.  Links des Pink is always welcoming new members and help with their various projects. Please help us make a difference!   For more information visit their website –  If you are interested in Links des Pink call 337-247-7465 or email Links des Pink will be sponsoring their 5 th annual Golf to Fight Cancer Tournament on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Abbeville Country Club.

LaNell Melancon, Robert Greer, Kathy Cormier, Vicki Foreman, Sherry McMinn, Andrea Courville & Richard Melancon

KHS Key Club – Pinking Kaplan

by lanellmelancon in Been Pinked, Blog, Uncategorized, encouragement

KHS Key Club   spreading Breast Cancer Awareness – displaying  Pink Ribbons on over 60 Kaplan Businesses                            collage key club 2013

KHS Key Club spreading Awareness for Breast Cancer

4th Annual Golf to Fight Cancer Tournament!!

by lanellmelancon in Blog, Donations, Events, Golf Tournament, encouragement

Wow – what a great tournament!!   Check out some of the pictures!  We were very Blessed to have so many join us & support us  for the 4th Annual Golf to Fight Cancer tournament.

click on the following link

We, Links des Pink want to say “THANK YOU”!!

Thank You to   our Event Sponsor –    S P T Energy Group

Gold Sponsors -  Abbeville General Hospital  -  Acadian Contractors  -  Bank of Abbeville   -

Ira Young & Assoc.   -       PetroQuip Energy Services

Corporate Sponsors -   Bank of Erath   -   East Ridge Nursing Home  -  Gulf Coast Bank  -

Lafayette General Surgical Hospital  -  Manuel Printing   -   Melancon Jewelers   -

Mike Harson DA  -  Omega Protein   -  Ray Chevrolet Olds  -   Senior Helpers  –   Southside Car Wash

Stevens Consulting & Assoc.  -  Terry’s Truck & Diesel

Hole Sponsors -   Abbeville Building & Loan   –   Acadiana Bottling  –   Broussard Financial Group  -  Broussard Realty & Appraisals   -

Cajun Wholesale  -  Coke Cola Bottling   -  Copy Services -  Darnall, Sikes, Gardes & Frederick   -  Diane M. Broussard, Clerk of Court

Dr. Lance Lege -     East Ridge Assisted Living Home   -   Edward Jones (Kimble Sagrera)   -   Facts 5   -  Francis G E Center

Funderburk & Herpin   -   Gabe Marceaux (Assessor)   -   Hebert’s Specialty Meats  –      Holly Boffy BESE   -  James Noel Jr. Appraisals   -

Kathy Dyson Realty   -   Kiwanis Club of Abbeville  -  Kolder, Champagne, Slaven & Rainey   -  Langlinais, Broussard & Kohlenburg CPA  -

Laporte Appraisls  -   Minvielle Lumber   -   Planters Mill   -   Rep. Simone Champagne   -   Republic Auto Parts

Schilling Distributing  -  Scott Hollier Physical Therapy  -  Sen. Jonathan Perry  -  Shuck’s Restaurant           Smoke-N-Go  -  Sonic of Abbeville

Southside Car Wash   –    Super 1 Foods   –   The Little Gym of Lafayette  -      Thomson, Smith & Leach Ins.  -  Thrifty Way Pharmacy of Abbeville  -

Truman Abshire Paint & Body – Vermilion Vision  -  Wayne Hebert, State Farm  -  Wayne LeBleu & Assoc.  -  Wayne Touchet, Police Juror


Academy  -  Kaplan Loan & Mortgage  -  Azul Tequila  -  Abbeville Chiropractic Clinic  -  Vermilion Bank  -  Kaplan State Bank  -  Glenn Lege Construction