The American Cancer Society’s 2014 Black and White Gala will be held on Saturday, September 13th at 7 PM. The Black and White Gala is an opportunity for the people of Acadiana to join forces in the fight against cancer while enjoying a festive night of dining and entertainment at the elegant Victorian Plantation in Broussard. The Gala Committee, led by Event Chair Derwin Pitre and Logistics Chair Stephen Barker, is hard at work preparing for the celebration, which also serves as a spotlight of the 2014 Spirit of Hope Honorees. To purchase tickets to the Black and White Gala and support the American Cancer Society’s mission to transform cancer from deadly to preventable,  visit For sponsorship information, email Andrew Bellard at