Gordon Gives is a program that allows Gordon McKernan and McKernan Law Firm to give back to the community. God has bestowed numerous blessings on McKernan Law and its staff. Gordon’s desire is to do his part in giving back to people that may have a need.
Gordon and McKernan Law Firm’s joy is to see the effect that giving back has made. Gordon and the firm has been able to donate TV’s to area hospitals in a time of need, send a baseball team to their world series when their money was stolen, ministered and given gifts to families during Christmas and much more.
Gordon and McKernan Law Firm believe that it is our responsibility and desire to be a blessing to the community in any way we can. Below are some of the organizations and individuals we have supported:
Gordon Gives to Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be hosting its 2nd Annual FCA Night of Champions Banquet on Friday, May 10, 2013. This year the speaker will be Luke McCown, Atlanta Falcons quarterback. Gordon is proud to be a silver sponsor.
Gordon Gives to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital ~ Mark Goins
St. Jude’s Hospital provides care at no charge to its patients. Without St. Jude’s there may be many who could not have finished their race. Mark Goins is raising money by running in the St. Jude’s 2013 Walt Disney Marathon. After the bombing during the Boston Marathon, Mark began thinking how upset he would be if he couldn’t finish a race ~ this inspired him to run his first full marathon to help raise money for St. Jude’s and their patients.
Gordon Gives to LSU School of Kinesiology 14th Annual Golf Tournament
Gordon McKernan is a proud hole sponsor for the LSU School of Kinesiology annual golf tournament. This year’s tournament will be held on May 4, 2013. All proceeds from the golf tournament will directly benefit the School of Kinesiology including the undergraduate student scholarship fund.
Gordon Gives to Booking it with Baby Tour ~ Corporate Sponsor 2013
Glen “Big Baby” Davis Foundation is hosting its third annual Booking it With Baby tour in partnership with the East Baton Rouge Parish Library System from July 24 – July 27, 2013, and its annual Glen Davis Youth Basketball Camps on Saturday, August 3 in Baton Rouge and August 9 in Lake Charles.
During the 3 day tour, the foundation will partner with the library to utilize its mobile units and ‘Books on Wheels’ to bring books and literacy to kids in the community and camps.
Gordon Gives to Fairy Godmother Prom Extravaganza - 2013
Gordon Gives is proud to support Councilwoman, C. Denise Marcelle from District 7 and her Fairy Godmother Prom Extravaganza program. The Fairy Godmother Prom Extravaganza is in its fifth year of servicing over 300 young ladies and men in EBR Parish, Baton Rouge. The Fairy Godmother Prom Extravaganza originally started as a prom dress giveaway but has evolved into offering free prom dresses, tuxedos and suits for young men as well.
Gordon Gives to the Faces of Hope Gala & Silent Auction – April 20, 2013
Gordon Gives is proud to be a Bronze Sponsor to the Faces of Hope 3rd Annual Gala & Silent Auction to be held on April 20, 2013 at 7pm. TraffickingHope.org will be hosting this event to help raise money for the Hope House of Louisiana. This special home provides safe housing and rehabilitative services for victims of human trafficking.
Gordon Gives to ISpotUp Basketball – March 23, 2013
Gordon Gives to ISpotUp Basketball, a free skills training program for boys and girls of all ages. Their goal is to provide essential skills needed both on and off the court by mentoring, training, and supporting them during play. Gordon Gives donated tee shirts for this great cause. Their motto is “Train Hard to Play Easy”.
Gordon Gives to Louisiana Association for Justice – 2013 Annual Convention
Gordon Gives is proud to be a sponsor for the Louisiana Association for Justice’s (LAJ) 2013 Annual Convention – Stalwart Grand Reception – to be held March 22-23, 2013 at the Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, LA.
Gordon Gives to LSU’s Sigma Chi Fraternity’s “Derby Days” – March, 2013
Gordon Gives is proud to be a Gold Sponsor this year for Sigma Chi’s Derby Days 2013. Derby Days is a yearly event to raise money for local charities and increase community involvement. All funds raised this year will go to “Choices” , a program that currently focuses on alcohol and drug awareness. The hope is that suicide prevention will soon be included in their curriculum.
Gordon Gives to the Coastal Conservation Association of Lousiana (CCA) – February 25, 2013
Gordon Gives to the Coastal Conservation Association of Louisiana. The CCA is a non-profit group that is dedicated to the conservation and preservation of our state’s marine and animal life. The stated purpose of CCA is to advise and educate the public on conservation of marine resources. Our attorney, Michael Montalbano, III is a proud member of the CCA.
Gordon Gives $1000 Scholarships to the Southern University Law Center – February 20, 2013
Gordon Gives teams up with representatives from three local law firms to give four $1,000 endowed scholarships at the Southern University Law Center. The Brady, Baudin, McKernan, and Pendley Endowed Scholarship is earmarked for students in their 2nd or 3rd year of law school interested in careers in civil rights and public interest law. Read additional information about the scholarship program .
Gordon Gives to FORGE Racing in Baton Rouge – February 2013
Because of Gordon McKernan’s unique love for running and outdoor activities he supports various outdoor events throughout the year. Gordon Gives to FORGE Racing in Baton Rouge. FORGE Racing is an event planning company that focuses on bringing unique off-road sporting events to the state of Louisiana. For additional information and upcoming events in the Baton Rouge area, visit FORGE Racing.
Gordon Gives back by Volunteering for the Salvation Army Kettles – Bell Ringers – Baton Rouge – December 22, 2012
Gordon McKernan, his staff, their family members and friends (48 volunteers in all) started a new tradition this year to help raise money for the Salvation Army over the holidays by ringing bells. Gordon and various volunteers rang bells outside Wal-Mart stores at three locations throughout Baton Rouge. Many thanks to Wal-Mart for showing their support for the Salvation Army.
Gordon Gives 94 Bicycles Away For Christmas – December 21, 2012
Gordon wanted to give back to the community in a way that he still recalls from his childhood ~ a bicycle for Christmas. Gordon McKernan and Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys and staff give away 94 bicycles and helmets for Christmas. Special thanks to Dr. Charles Kaufman for donating the safety helmets! See video footage from the bicycle pick-up day.
Gordon Gives to El Festival Latino – Baton Rouge, LA
Gordon is proud to be a sponsor the third year of the 26th annual El Festival Latino held at the Catholic Deaf Center in Baton Rouge, LA. (2012)
Gordon Gives to USSSA Baseball – Denham Springs, LA
Gordon is proud to be part of a league that encourages players of all skill levels to experience national tournament play. To find out more about USSSA Baseball click here.
Gordon Gives to Ascension Bulldogs Youth Sports Organization for 2013
Gordon is honored to continue to be a part of Ascension Bulldogs Youth Sports Organization. Donations help support the youth organization and the students of Acension parish. The Bulldogs offer a program…..
Gordon Gives to The Ark of Safety International Ministries
Gordon is proud to be a part of The Ark of Safety International Ministries EBRPS for ‘Back to School Bash’ again this year by being a sponsor and helping children begin the school year with uniforms and school supplies.
Gordon Gives to the Glen “Big Baby” Davis Foundation
Gordon along with Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys are proud to be a sponsor of the upcoming Glen “Big Baby” Davis Foundation. Glen Davis will be visiting Baton Rouge on Thursday, July 26 throught Saturday, July 28. To view specifics, click here.
Gordon Gives to the Salvation Army
Gordon along with Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys are proud to be a sponsor of the upcoming Salvation Army Golf Tournament on October 22, 2012. The fundraising tournament will be at the Greystone Golf and Country Club in Denham Springs.
Gordon Gives to the Cameron Taylor Russell Scholarship Fund
In honor of Taylor Davidson Russell, Gordon and Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys contributed to the Cameron Taylor Russell Scholarship Fund.
Gordon Gives to Baton Rouge Food Bank
Gordon along with Gordon McKernan Injury Lawyers, are proud to help sponsor the “Check Out Hunger”, campaign, which benefits the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank.
Gordon Gives to Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers
Gordon McKernan and McKernan Law Firm are proud to sponsor 2 holes at the Collegiate Players Tour – to be held at the Santa Maria Golf Course, July 9, 2012. Proceeds to support Crime Stoppers.
Gordon McKernan Sponsors Baton Rouge Soccer Association Annual Gala
Gordon McKernan and McKernan Law Firm are a major sponsor of the Baton Rouge Soccer Association Annual Gala again this year ~ 2012.
Gordon Gives toT’Nia J. McConnell ~ National American Miss Pageant
Gordon sponsored a National American Miss Pageant contestant ~ T’Nia J. McConnell for the 2012 year. To find out more about the National American Miss Pageant visit the website.
Gordon Gives to Trafficking Hope
Gordon supports Trafficking Hope’s mission to raise awareness about human trafficking and is a Sponsor of the Faces of Hope Gala 2012, a fundraiser for the development of the Hope House which will be a 10-12 bed facility designed to rehabilitate victims of human trafficking.
Gordon Gives to Unchurched Bikers
Gordon is proud to support In the Wind Ministries, a ministry dedicated to reaching the motorcycle community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Gordon recently donated Bibles to Pastor T to enable him to “reach out” to the churched and unchurched bikers within the community and in so doing fulfill the “Great Commission” – Matthew 28:19 … Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost.
Gordon Gives to Ascension Bulldogs Youth Sports Organization 2012
Gordon is proud to continue to be a part of Ascension Bulldogs Youth Sports Organization again this year. The Bulldogs offer a program…..
Gordon Gives to Boys Hope Girls Hope Baton Rouge
Gordon supports Boys Hope Girls Hope Baton Rouge that provides local children with safe homes and environments, a first-class education, as well as financial and spiritual support through college, which empowers the children to realize the potential that is within them.
Gordon Gives to Red Storm
Gordon supports AAU Basketball – Red Storm. Gordon and the staff at McKernan Law Firm believe in encouraging children to develop in extracurricular activities.
Gordon Gives to Lee Family
Gordon Gives to Big Buddy Family the Lee’s during Christmas. Gordon sponsored a family that
was part of the Big Buddy program during the holiday season this year. Gordon and the staff were proud to be a part of making….
Gordon Gives to O’Brien House
O’Brien House is sponsoring a Youth Festival on October 29, 2011 from 10 am – 2 pm at Gus Young BREC Center, and Gordon McKernan is excited to be……..
Gordon Gives to Gardere Youth Alliance
Gordon is a proud sponsor of Gardere Youth Alliance for youths in the community to play football, softball, cheerlead, dance and……
Gordon Gives to St. Thomas More Catholic School Mission Day
Gordon is a proud sponsor of of St. Thomas More Mission Day. The school hosts booths each year to sponsor missions…….
Gordon Gives to Phi Kappa Psi
Gordon supports Phi Kappa Psi’s community outreach event “Trick or Treat Down the Rown” on West Lakeshore Drive to take place on October 30, 2011 between 5 pm and 7 pm for a safe……
Gordon Gives to Clinton Martial Arts Academy
Gordon supports Clinton Martial Arts Academy’s effort to educate the community about Halloween Safety by contributing……
Gordon Gives to Big Buddy Program
Gordon, attorneys and many staff members have decided to ‘adopt’ students for the 13th Annual Day of Mentor and become the T-Shirt sponsor for 2011 Big Buddy Program…..
Gordon Gives to The Ark of Safety International Ministries
Gordon Gives to Ascension Bulldogs Youth Sports Organization
Gordon is excited to be part of building Ascension Parish youth sports organization. program…..…
Gordon Gives to Parkview Baptist Volleyball
Gordon McKernan is proud to be a part of the Lady Eagles. They have had 3 state championships and numerous……Lady Eagles.
Gordon Gives to Louisiana Dream Team
Gordon McKernan is proud to sponsor AAU Basketball team – Louisiana Dream Team.
Gordon Gives to Brian Hess Benefit Golf Tournament
Gordon McKernan and Gordon McKernan Injury Lawyers is honored to be able to assist afamily that was tragically affected by a car accident in 2006. Every year a golf tournament is hosted in Brian Hess’ honor to assist with everyday…….
Gordon Gives to Rocket Kidz Foundation
Gordon McKernan is proud to be a part of fighting childhood obesity by sponsoring the upcoming 2011 Rocket Kidz Triathlon.
Gordon Gives to Office Depot’s & WBRZ’s Stuff the Bus
Gordon is once again excited to be a part of helping children start school off with a bang! He is donating to….Stuff the Bus.
Gordon Sponsors Local Y.M.C.A.
Gordon McKernan sponsored the local Y.M.C.A.
Gordon McKernan Sponsors Hand it On
Gordon McKernan in conjunction with WAFB Channel 9 are handing it on….Hand it On.
Gordon McKernan Sponsors University High School Gerald Furr Memorial Classic
Gordon McKernan was a Title Sponsor in honor of a great University High School coach – Gerald Furr for the Memorial Golf Tournament this year. Gordon and numerous lawyers from McKernan Law Firm enjoyed the weather and competitive golf!
Gordon McKernan Sponsors Baton Rouge Soccer Association Annual Gala
Gordon McKernan and McKernan Law Firm sponsor the Baton Rouge Soccer Association Annual Gala 2011.
Gordon Gives to Angel Tree Families
Gordon McKernan and the staff at McKernan Law Firm were excited to be able to help families in need during Christmas ….Angel Tree.
Gordon Gives to Louisiana Razorbacks After Money is Stolen
Gordon was happy to be a part of sending a team of young basketball stars to Florida for their championship game ….Louisiana Razorbacks.
Gordon Gives to Stuff the Bus
Gordon was happy to be part of helping children all over the greater Baton Rouge area with supplies to get the school year started off right! ….Stuff the Bus.
Gordon McKernan and Staff Support Walk Like MADD
Gordon contributed to Walk Like MADD to help those families who may have been affected by a drunk driver ….Walk like MADD.
Local Law Firms Establish Endowed Scholarship
Representatives from three local law firms recently established a $100,000 endowed scholarship at the Southern University Law Center. The Brady, Baudin, McKernan, and Pendley Endowed Scholarship will be earmarked for students interested in careers in civil rights and public interest law.
Gordon Gives to Earl K. Long
Gordon McKernan donates two TV’s to Earl K. Long. He is excited to help make wait times more entertaining ….Earl K. Long.
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