Brenda Foulcard

With great passion and conviction, SMILE Interim Executive Director Brenda Foulcard has been busy continuing the National Community Action Promise: “Community Action changes people’s lives and embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities,and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.”


Our Staff

Jan Swift 
Executive Director

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Welcome To Upper Lafayette

Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation is an association of proactive individuals and business leaders, joined together to be a catalyst for change. The Foundation’s mission is to enhance and direct the positive, planned growth of Upper Lafayette, focusing on quality of life, while participating in the overall development of the Greater Lafayette Metropolitan Area.

Headlines from Upper Lafayette

Northside High School launched its own online radio station Monday with a lineup of nonstop music programs...
The Upper Lafayette Economic Development Foundation addressed the highs and lows of the oil and gas industry Thursday...
Katie de la Rosa, edelarosa@theadvertiser.com8:53 p.m. CST December 21, 2014 At its core, it’s about restoration...
Students in Carencro High’s Academy of Information Technology have been tapped to create the next can’t-...

Upcoming Events

Please join us Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Petroleum Club, as we celebrate those among...