With the help of Ochsner Health System and Basket of Hope, Saints TE Benjamin Watson gave out gift baskets and spent time with young patients at Ochsner Medical Center on November 6, 2018.
The New Orleans Saints are now accepting nominations for this year's the 2018 Community Quarterback Award.
The Saints Community Quarterback Award aims to recognize outstanding volunteers in the Gulf South Region. This includes individuals exhibiting leadership, dedication and commitment to improving their community are candidates for the program. Nominees age 13 and over, providing volunteer services for non-profit organizations in their community are eligible.
Eight winners will be selected and their organizations will be awarded the following:$10,000 to one (1) first place winner, $2,500 to each second place winner: Two (2) will be selected, $1,000 to each third place winner: Five (5) will be selected
The eight winners will be invited to attend the New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers game on December 30, 2018 where they will be acknowledged for their outstanding service to the community during an on-field presentation.
CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION - all applications should be submitted no later than Tuesday, December 11. Winners will be notified of their awards.
For more information call (504) 733-0255, Ext. 567 or e-mail COMMQB@saints.nfl.com