The Akula Foundation is excited to host its

10th annual fundraiser
"A Summer Night at Southport"
on Friday, July 14, 2017 from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
at Southport Music Hall,
200 Monticello Avenue, New Orleans.
With the purchase of a ticket, guests will enjoy a fun evening with

music by U4ria,

a silent auction, a photo booth, delicious New Orleans style food and an open bar.

Ticket prices are $35 per person in advance and $40 per person at the door.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit or call Christopher Guthrie at (504) 881-0452.

Band Sponsor:

Canon Hospice

Platinum Sponsors:

Patio Drugs
New Orleans Magazine
St. Charles Avenue Magazine
Physicians Care
Inside New Orleans
News.Talk 99.5FM WRNO

Gold Sponsors:

East Jefferson General Hospital Kailas Group of Companies Brown and Brown of Louisiana, LLC Dr. Michael Russo Blue Williams, LLP Drs. Janet and Lee Matthews Dr. William LaCorte Liles Parker, PLLC Laurel Outdoor Advertising A-MED Ambulance Service Curahealth Hospitals

Silver Sponsers:

Dr. Michael Hawthorne Dr. Glenn Johnson Stewart Enterprises Access Respiratory Capital One Bank Luxe Photo Imaging Grace Healthcare Sartin's Discount Drugs Iberia Bank Alden and Margaret Laborde Foundation Medline Industries, Inc. Acadian Ambulance At Home Healthcare Cypress Catering Allstate Insurance - Dennis P Couvillon Stacey and Paul Schott

The Akula Foundation is a 501-(c)-3 foundation, which provides free resources to individuals in Louisiana and Mississippi as well as patients and families of Canon Hospice. The foundation provides the following programs:

  • Camp Swan, a bereavement camp for children
  • Continuing Education Workshops for healthcare professionals
  • Reminiscence Groups for assisted living and nursing home residents
  • Advanced Illness Management
  • The Canon Hospice Health Hour, a medical radio program
  • Legacy Moments, memorial DVDs and books
  • Grief Support Groups
  • Indigent Patient Care