The 2nd Annual Purple Pants Party presented by Leaaf Environmental, LLC, will be hosted on Saturday, November 15th, at the Civic Theater, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.
The Purple Pants Party is an annual fundraiser for the Ian G. Thompson Foundation, which raises funding for research efforts of Pancreatic Cancer in the Greater New Orleans community. All proceeds raised at this year's party will be donated to the Ochsner Cancer Institute's Shirley P. and James Wray Bush Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund.
Tickets are available online by visiting www.igthompson.org for a minimum donation of $25, which includes food and beverage. Tickets are limited so advanced purchase is encouraged.
The Ian G. Thompson Foundation is named in honor of Ian G. Thompson, AIA, RIBA, who passed away from stage four-pancreatic cancer December 30, 2012. Able to receive treatment in New Orleans, his wife and daughter established the foundation to raise awareness of and funding for local treatment opportunities in New Orleans.
Service(s): Cancer Services