The National Guard Youth Foundation hosted it's second annual Youth Challenge Gala in Baton Rouge.
The event co-chaired by Senator Mary Landrieu, D-La., helps raise money for the Louisiana Youth Challenge program on Saturday.
The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank and Together Baton Rouge teamed up to help give groceries to families living in the Scotlandville area.
Hundreds of people came out to get free milk, veggies, and bread.
Eleven graduates lined the stage at the Elayn Hunt Correctional Center. All are offenders in the custody of the Louisiana Department of public safety and corrections, and all are part of the first graduating sign language interpreter program.