|Pictured are partners of the 2016 Breathe Free campaign following the Breathe Free Press Conference on January 20 in the Galvez Plaza of Downtown Baton Rouge.|
Baton Rouge, La. – In partnership with local health agencies, the Southern University Ag Center’s Communities of Color Network Director, Linda Early Brown and Regional Coordinator, Frankie Poland participated in the Breathe Free Press Conference on Wednesday, January 20th, to announce the 2016 “Breathe Free” campaign. The event was held in Galvez Plaza in Downtown Baton Rouge.
The purpose of the press conference was to kick off the second annual “Breathe Free” campaign, which is designed to raise public awareness about the importance of providing tobacco-free environments for the entire community. The 2016 campaign will run from January 20 through January 27, and will feature messages in hospital, clinics, on social media and throughout the city, including Southern University, to encourage Baton Rouge to “Breath Free.”