Thursday August 20, 2015 – Thursday August 20, 2015

800 Tchoupitoulas Street

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The AWA August Luncheon will be held on August 20, 2015, noon, at Emeril’s Restaurant (800 Tchoupitoulas).

Our speaker is Kara Van de Carr, president of the board of directors of Eden House. She is a former diplomat at the US Embassy in Jamaica and sits on the Louisiana Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force for the MDLa and EDLa. Kara is also an adjunct professor at Tulane and teaches an interdisciplinary course on human trafficking. She will speak to us about Human Trafficking and Eden House.


Appetizer – (1) Choice of New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp or (2) Arugula, Endive & Radicchio Salad;

Entrée-Choice of (1) Chicken and Waffles, (2) Gulf Shrimp Pasta, or (3) Sweet Barbecue Roasted Salmon;

Dessert – Emeril’s Banana Cream Pie

Soda, coffee and tea are included.


You can register through the link below.* With online registration, you will be given the option of paying online via Paypal, or you can print out an invoice to bring to the luncheon, along with your payment. (Please do not mail checks to our P.O. Box.) You can also register with Linda at or 299-2211 by Monday, August 17, 2015 at noon.*

*The AWA is required to guarantee an attendance number and pay for all guarantees. Thus, if you do not attend the luncheon, or cancel after the RSVP deadline, you are still required to pay for your reservation. The AWA regrets any inconvenience this may cause.