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Southwest Louisiana CU Sponsors Local High School Senior for Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Southwest Louisiana Credit Union (SWLACU) has proudly announced their sponsorship of Sadie Hampton, a senior from South Beauregard High School, for her participation in the upcoming Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. As part of their commitment to supporting local schools and students, the credit union has decided to help make Sadie's dream come true.

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is a world-renowned event that attracts millions of spectators each year both in-person and via televised broadcasts. Featuring elaborate floats, larger-than-life balloons, marching bands, and performances from renowned artists, the parade has become a beloved tradition for families across the nation. This year, Sadie Hampton will have the incredible opportunity to march in the parade, representing her school and community.

Sadie Hampton, a talented musician, and dedicated student was selected as one of the South Beauregard High School representatives for this prestigious event. As a member of the school's marching band, Sadie has demonstrated exceptional musical skill and commitment to her craft. Her dedication and passion have made her a standout performer, deserving of this incredible opportunity.

Southwest Louisiana Credit Union has a long-standing commitment to supporting education and community initiatives. By sponsoring Sadie Hampton for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, the credit union aims to show their dedication to the development and success of young talents in the area and to inspire other local students to reach for the stars. This sponsorship represents their ongoing efforts to make a positive impact on the community and contribute to the growth of future leaders.

Sadie Hampton expressed her gratitude for the support provided by Southwest Louisiana Credit Union, saying, "I am incredibly grateful for this opportunity and for the generosity of Southwest Louisiana Credit Union. The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is a dream come true for me, and I am excited to represent my school and community on such a grand stage. This experience will be a highlight of my high school years, and I am thankful for everyone who has made it possible."

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is scheduled to take place on November 23rd, 2023. Sadie Hampton, accompanied by her family and one other band member, will travel to New York City to participate in rehearsals and preparations leading up to the parade. Southwest Louisiana Credit Union encourages the community to show their support for Sadie and join in the celebration of her achievement as she represents Southwest Louisiana at the iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.