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Campaign Chair Missy Amidon
Public Affairs Manager
Missy Amidon is the Public Affairs Manager of CITGO Lake Charles. She holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations from McNeese State University and has worked in non-profits, private education, healthcare, and industry during her career. She serves the community as a volunteer for TeamCITGO, oversees the company’s fundraising efforts and corporate social responsibility projects. She is current Campaign Chair for the United Way of SWLA, past Chair of Christus St. Patrick Foundation Board and has served the organizations for several years. Missy also sits on the Southland Airport Managing Board.
United Way of Southwest Louisiana has the ability to initiate projects independently in each of our four focus areas. These Initiatives address important community needs we have identified as critical that are not being met. Where there is great need, our goal is to work quickly and help those most vulnerable. Click to download
United Way of Southwest Louisiana is an expert at identifying critical issues that need to be addressed in four focus areas: education, economic mobility, health and basic needs. Our grant program funds local 501(c)3 nonprofits that address fulfill identified needs in our focus areas.
Creating lasting change is challenging and requires everyone to work together to be successful.
Download a copy of the Award United Way of Southwest Louisiana just won for Outstanding Service in Emergency Preparedness and Response from the Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association