NEW ORLEANS - The Nunez Community College Foundation Board will celebrate Nunez Community College and the accomplishments of the students, faculty, staff, and administration on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., during their annual gala. This year’s fete - the Pelican & Pearls Gala - will be held at Docville Farm (5124 East St. Bernard Highway, Violet, LA 70092.)
The annual gala was established in 2001. Last year during this event, the foundation raised over $25,000 for Nunez Community College.
Pelicans & Pearls includes bites from area restaurants, beverages (including wine and beer), music, entertainment, raffles, and a silent auction. Individual tickets for the event cost $55; sponsorships are available.
Nunez Community College is an institution of higher learning that has experienced continuous academic and cultural growth since its inception. This important community resource provides comprehensive educational programs, occupational training, and a cultural center for its service area.