The Ones That Don’t Make It Need Our Help Too

Mandeville, LA – Last Christmas we were asked by Hogs For The Cause folks if we wanted to volunteer the Brotherhood to assist a family struggling with cancer and provide their children with gifts. We happily said yes and were introduced to Alley Zoua vue. Alley lost her daughter Evylah to brain cancer in October[…]

Our 2018 Patron Saint: Saint Vincent DePaul With An Assist From The Wonderworker of Padua, Saint Ant’ny

Mandeville, LA – Each year the Barbacoa Brotherhood’s team captain either selects or appoints a member to select our Patron Saint. In this inaugural year of the Brotherhood, team captain Mike Church has selected Saint Vincent de Paul and Saint Anthony of Padua. Saint Vincent’s work for the poor is nothing short of astounding when[…]

Our 2018 Hogs For The Cause Campaign & Assault On 53rd Place Ribs Has Begun, Join Us!

Mandeville, LA – Last year the Barbacoa Brotherhood, with your generous support and God’s Grace, raised over $32,000 to support families that have children suffering pediatric brain cancer, via the Hogs For The Cause competition and festival. We also managed a 10th place finish in whole hog and 21st in the coveted Porkpourri category finishing[…]