Entergy donates $122,000 to SWLA Economic Development Alliance to retain business, attract new industries

(iStock) Calcasieu Parish

Entergy Louisiana announced last week that it has donated $122,000 to the Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance to help fund initiatives around retaining businesses and jobs and attracting new companies and industries to the area, meeting future needs of the state and energy sector and accelerating post pandemic and storm recovery efforts in the parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis.

“A major part of our success is our strong partnership with Entergy. In addition to providing financial support for our recruiting efforts, the expertise of the Entergy team is equally important,” says George Swift, SWLA Economic Development Alliance president and CEO. Read the entire announcement.