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Kids’ Chance Awareness Week Celebrates November 12th-16th

The Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) and the workers’ compensation industry celebrate Kid’s Chance Awareness Week this week, November 12th-16th. The Kids’ Chance Scholarship Program provides scholarships to the children of Louisiana workers who have been killed or permanently and totally disabled in an accident compensable under a state or federal workers’ compensation act or law.

Michelle Sorrells Talks Kids’ Chance Awareness Week, What Industry Can Do to Lessen the Lingering Burden of Workplace Fatalities and Permanent Disability

This week (November 2nd to the 6th) is National Kids’ Chance Awareness Week. Kids’ Chance is a scholarship program operating on a state by state level that provides funds for college or vocational school to the children of workers who were killed or rendered permanently and totally disabled in a workplace accident. Louisiana Comp Blog sat down with Michelle Sorrells, Co-Chair of Kids’ Chance through the Louisiana Bar Foundation, to discuss awareness activities and more details about the program.