Partners and Links

The National Hurricane Museum & Science Center cannot and should not happen without important groups working alongside. As we grow, the NHMSC will form alliances with select agencies, corporations, museums and other NGOs, all contributing to our mission and vision.

Here's our ever-growing list of partners and corresponding Letters of Support and Resolution we have received.
Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau
The Creole Nature Trail All-American Road 
Louisiana Office of Economic Development
City of Lake Charles

Calcasieu Parish Police Jury
Cameron Parish
NOAA Hurricane Curriculum
National Weather Service – Lake Charles
SmithGroup (Building Design)
Eisterhold Associates, LLC (Exhibit Design)
Chora Creative, LLC (Fund and Board Development)
in-houseCreative, Inc.
NHMSC Master Plan

Letters of Support and Official Resolutions
Congressional Delegation Letter of Support, 2006
U.S. Congress Concurrent Resolution, 2006
Cameron Parish Police Jury Resolution, 2007
Lake Charles Downtown Development Authority Resolution, 2007
Louisiana Senate Concurrent Resolution, 2006
Port of Lake Charles, 2011




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