SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - On Saturday, Rainbow of Hope, a benefit event for the Philadelphia Center and Hope Connections of Shreveport, took place at Central Station.
The fundraiser helps both the Philadelphia Center and Hope Connections. The event included an evening featuring hula hoopers, burlesque show and That Girl DJ provided music.
The leader of the Philadelphia Center said events like these are important and essential towards helping non-profits thrive. “It’s very important, the communities join together as group of several organizations to make the best of this opportunity that they have offered us. I think it’s really important for the community to come together and this is one way that we’re doing this, this year”, said Chip Eakins, Advocacy and Communications Coordinator, The Philadelphia Center.