Two Acadiana Families To Represent LOPA In 2018 Rose Bowl Parade

KADN  | Phillip Boudreaux
Two Acadiana families will be on the Donate Life Float for Louisiana in the 2018 Rose Bowl Parade.

The Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency(LOPA) held a reception honoring the family of organ donors and their community partners, including News 15.

For the past 10 years, a Louisiana organ donor family has been a part of this parade.

This year it will be the families of Christian Nelson of Lafayette and Kelly Theriot of Breaux Bridge.

“To hear our names called from across the room was the furthest thing from a mind, we came here to celebrate past floragraph families and to have our names announced.” said Hans Nelson, father of Christian. Continue reading

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