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Louisiana Considered: National EMS Week, Aroha Philanthropies LDOA Grant, Effects Of The Pandemic On Public Arts Programs

Arts Council of New Orleans
  • Dr. Roland Waguespack joins us to discuss emergency medical practices for National EMS Week.
  • Aroha Philanthropies Executive Director Teresa Bonner discusses her organization’s $23,000 grant for the Louisiana Division of the Arts, which will fund creative arts programs for Louisianans ages 55 and older.
  • Carrie Broussard, Deputy Assistant Secretary at the Louisiana Office of Cultural Development, tells us how the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism has fared during the pandemic and what LDOA will do with the Aroha Philanthropies grant.
Karl Lengel worked at New Orleans Public Radio for more than two decades before leaving the station in 2023.
Aubry is a reporter, producer and operations assistant in Baton Rouge.