Throughout the year, Pennington Biomedical Research Foundation hosts several signature events. The Foundation designs special programs to introduce potential donors to our world-renowned researchers and to foster a bond between our scientists and the generous donors who help fund their work.

The Answer:

Held each spring, The Answer is the Foundation’s signature fundraiser. Sponsorships from local businesses and individuals support this high-energy, high-tech trivia game in which teams compete for a trophy of knowledge.

Scientific Dinner Series:

Thanks to a generous grant from Capital One, the Foundation invites current and potential donors to delve into how the work at Pennington Biomedical impacts the lives of Louisianians and people across the globe at the Scientific Dinner Series.

Meet the Explorers Luncheon:

During its quarterly Meet the Explorer luncheons, the Foundation presents Council of 100 members with exclusive access to the Center’s researchers and offers a glimpse of the cutting-edge projects their gifts have made possible.