Delgado Foundation Hosting Building Futures Luncheon on September 18

August 15, 2023

GNO Inc. President & CEO Michael Hecht will be the guest speaker at a luncheon hosted by the Delgado Community College Foundation to benefit five academic programs at Delgado: Allied Health, Construction Management, Culinary Arts, Motor Vehicle Technology and Nursing.

The annual event is titled Building Futures. It will take place Monday, September 18, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Galerie de Galatoire, 211 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans.

Those attending will be welcomed by the event’s primary organizer, Todd Trosclair, CEO of All-Star Electric and a member of the Delgado Foundation Board.

Also speaking will be Dr. Larissa Littleton-Steib, chancellor of Delgado Community College, and Leon L. Giorgio Jr., Delgado Foundation Board chairman and president and CEO of Select Properties, Ltd.

Event sponsors include All-Star Electric, Banner Ford, the Galatoire Foundation, Hancock Whitney and the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 406.

To become a sponsor or to support the fundraiser, contact Nita Hutter Meins,, 504-671-5412.

Sponsor Levels are as follows:

MAJOR SPONSOR - $5,000: Private Lunch with Delgado Chancellor, 4 Tickets, Preferred Seating, Program Recognition, Website Recognition

THE BOSS - $2,500: 4 Tickets, Preferred Seating, Program Recognition

SUPERVISOR - $500: 2 Tickets, Program Recognition


Reservations must be made by September 11. Contact Cynthia Jones,, 504-671-5412 or online at