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Shreveport answers the call for MDA

MDANearly a dozen CenterPoint Energy employees and family members in the Shreveport/Bossier City, La., area staffed the phone banks for this year‟s Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Telethon on Sept. 7. Tracy Wafer, Lacy Power, Tonya Scott, Barry Eakin (back row, from left), Mary Duncan, Danielle Beaubouef, Carol Eakin, DJ Reed, Sherry Martin (middle row, from left), Diane Brown (front), and Johnya Hall (not pictured) helped make the 2009 campaign a tremendous success. Locally, the MDA Telethon generated $247,000 and helped boost the national tally to $60.5 million.