I.U.P.A. Local Shreveport Police Union, #275 held a Birdies and Badges event to raise around $40,000 to fund scholarships for members and to help the SRT Unit with funds for training.

I.U.P.A. Local Shreveport Police Union, #275 posted on social media, “We would like to thank Raising Cane’s for sponsoring the Birdies and Badges golf scramble tomorrow. They even brought out goodies for officers that are unable to make it tomorrow in honor of Police Week!!” You can watch a video from the event here where they announce a winner!

They also posted, “The inaugural Birdies and Badges Golf Scramble was a tremendous success, and we extend our heartfelt gratitude to all the players and sponsors who made it possible. A special thanks goes to Elizabeth Ardoin and Joe Bassett; their efforts were instrumental in bringing this event to life. We hope everyone had a fantastic time and look forward to seeing you all again next year!”