Saints In The Community
Saints, Ochsner and Paris Parker host Cut-a-thon for Cancer Research
As a part of the crucial catch initiative The Saints teamed up with Paris Parker and Ochsner to host a cut-a-thon against cancer. All proceeds from the event were donated to further cancer research at the Gayle and Tom Benson Cancer center at Ochsner.
Gayle Benson visits high schools across the city for the Saints Fantennial Weekend
Team owner Gayle Benson joined in the Saints Fantennial Weekend celebration presented by Community Coffee with visits to area high school football games across New Orleans on Friday night. Benson began the night at St. Charles Catholic for a ribbon cutting at their new stadium followed by appearances at Jesuit vs. Brother Martin and West Jefferson vs. John Ehret for half time ceremonies.
Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation makes donation for playground
Gayle Benson announced on Thursday, Sept. 26 a $1 million donation from the Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation to the Campaign for Children’s of Mississippi, the philanthropic effort to bring the children’s hospital expansion to completion.
New Orleans Saints and Nike host 11-On camp for local high schools
The New Orleans Saints and Nike hosted an 11-On camp for local high school teams at Joe Brown Park, Thursday, July 18. Each camp participant participated in drills, film room study, leadership development and a 7-on-7 tournament.
Saints & NOCCA team up for the Zatarain's Jazz It Up Cooking Challenge
Saints players Cameron Jordan and Taylor Stallworth, and Saints legends Michael Lewis and Jeff Charleston paid a visit to the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) for the Zatarain's Jazz it Up Cooking Challenge, pitting Saints and students against one another in an epic culinary competition. Jordan, Stallworth, Lewis and Charleston teamed up with prominent New Orleans chefs and NOCCA students for a cooking competition.
Terron Armstead Annual Celebrity Black & Gold Softball Game
Saints offensive tackle Terron Armstead talks about serving as co-host, along with A.J. Klein, for the Annual Celebrity Black & Gold Softball Game this year. All proceeds from the event will benefit "Son of a Saint" and "Team Gleason"
Immersive project has students working side-by-side with Saints, Pelicans Business Analytics Department
Over the last five months, students from Tulane’s Master of Business Analytics (MANA) program worked directly with the Saints and Pelicans Business Analytics Department to study their data and determine factors that influence attendance at Pelicans games.
DoRight4LA Day: New Orleans Saints, Dudley DeBosier partner to enhance home in New Orleans
The New Orleans Saints and employees from Dudley DeBosier work together to complete renovations to the exterior of Doreen and Jerry Hills’ home in New Orleans. Hills’ home was in need of an ADA wheelchair ramp as well as exterior renovations including siding and fresh paint.
Saints and Hancock Whitney honor area nonprofits from season-long community campaign
Gayle Benson, owner of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans, hosted a celebration honoring 18 area nonprofits benefiting from a special Hancock Whitney cash-for-charities campaign during the teams’ 2018-2019 seasons.
Saints host 6th Annual Athletic Training Symposium
Saints head Athletic Trainer Scottie Patton hosts the Saints 6th Annual Athletic Training Symposium presented by Acadian Ambulance where both high school and college students had the opportunity to tour the Saints Training Facility as well as learn from several different Athletic Training professionals
Gayle Benson presents Paul Tagliabue with Pete Rozelle Award
The Touchdown Club of New Orleans held their 2019 Awards Banquet where Saints owner Gayle Benson presented former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue with the Pete Rozelle Award for his outstanding contributions to professional football and the National Football League
Saints Celebrate Black History Month: Mardi Gras Indians
To honor Black History Month, the New Orleans Saints are highlighting some of New Orleans’ oldest and most cherished African American traditions. This week, Michael Lewis learns about Mardi Gras Indian traditions with members of the Black Feathers Mardi Gras Indian Tribe.
Thomas Morstead surprises family with Christmas presents
Saints Punter Thomas Morstead and his 'What You Give Will Grow' Foundation surprised the Graham family with presents for 10-year-old Sophia - who suffers from incurable aicardi syndrome - on Christmas Eve at the Ochsner Hospital for Children.
Carnival Cruise Line and Taysom Hill surprise lucky Saints fan
Saints fan Andrew Pareti receives a huge surprise when Taysom Hill visits his home to hand-deliver a cruise from Carnival Cruise Line.You might be the next winner of a Carnival cruise, given away after each game the Saints throw for 300+ yards. Enter here: www.carnival.com/saints.
Kingsley House Unveils Gayle and Tom Benson Community Center
The Non-Profit Kingsley House unveiled the Gayle and Tom Benson Community Center, a new basketball gym and recreation area at its Irish Channel campus on October 25, 2018 to thank the Saints and Pelicans Owner for her generous donations over the years.
Saints players join Thomas Morstead for annual 'What You Give Will Grow' dinner
New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead and several teammates including Cameron Jordan, Wil Lutz, A.J. Klein, and many more, teamed up with chef John Folse to serve local fans at the Audubon Team Room on Monday, Oct. 15. The dinner raised money for Thomas' foundation, 'What You Give Will Grow'.