Live Oak received $100 check from the Carencro Business Association.

 Stacy Danos (Former Principal) & Stephanie Robin (Assistant Principal) 
accepted the check.

Thank You Carencro Business Association for your kindness and support to Live Oak Elementary. 

Live Oak Elementary School librarian's project funded
in Horace Mann's ‘Seventy in 70' giveaway


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Sept. 30, 2015) - Jeanne Thibodeaux's project is one of more than 70 receiving funding in Horace Mann's "Seventy in 70" giveaway. The giveaway celebrates Horace Mann's 70 years of helping educators reach their financial goals. By funding supplies through, Horace Mann helps limit personal resources teachers spend in the classroom.

Thibodeaux, a librarian at Live Oak Elementary School in Lafayette, Louisiana, will receive an iPad to help her students search and locate items, read eBooks and check comprehension. "Donating the iPad to our school library will provide all of our students a chance to experience something they will never forget...finding the perfect book to read!" said Thibodeaux in her project post. "Students will also be able to use the iPad to increase their reading fluency and ensure their love of reading!"

The "Seventy in 70" giveaway funded 70 projects throughout the nation, a total of $35,000 in donations. is a website where teachers post requests for classroom supplies or tools, and donors choose to fund them. Since starting its partnership with in 2011, Horace Mann has funded more than $3 million dollars in projects, and its agents have also taught teachers about the program and shown them how to post projects.

"We know from our own educator surveys that teachers spend a lot of their own resources in the classroom," said local Horace Mann agent Larry Broussard. "Our partnership with helps the teachers get the supplies they need to engage their students."

About Horace Mann
Horace Mann (Horace Mann Educators Corp. (NYSE:HMN) is the largest national multiline insurance company focusing on educators' financial needs. Horace Mann provides auto and homeowners insurance, retirement annuities, life insurance and other financial solutions. Founded by Educators for Educators® in 1945, the company is headquartered in Springfield, Illinois. For more information about the company, visit

Founded in 2000, is a nonprofit website where public school teachers describe specific educational projects for their students, and donors can choose the projects they want to support. To date, nearly 249,000 public and charter school teachers have used the site to secure funding for $350 million in books, art supplies, technology, and other resources that have supported 15.6 million students.


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5th grade

From left to right:
Jaiden Francis-1st place 
Mia Espinosa-Gomez-2nd place
Weslyn Flores-3rd place


4th grade


From left to right 

3rd place - Allie Lavergne

2nd place - Remi Guidry

1st place - Jaylin Papillion 

3rd grade


1st - Ja'Nayah Howard

2nd - Aiden Menard

3rd - Kerynie Williams


2nd grade


From left to right:

Isabel Colindres (1st Place)

Gary (2nd Place)

Desinae Victor (3rd Place).


1st grade


1st place - Lola Breaux

2nd place - Gabriel Maciel

3rd place - Blakelyn Thibodeaux 




Left to right

Journey Johnson (first place)

Madison Mitchell (second place)

Kaydon Williams (third place)