Saints In The Community
Saints In The Community
Teddy Bridgewater visits Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy
Teddy Bridgewater visited Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy to talk about perseverance on and off the field/court, answers questions from students, and read his children's book, "Liittle Bear Teddy, Big Dream Come True", to the 2nd grade students.
Ochsner Hero: Mary Davis
Mary was diagnosed with throat cancer at Ochsner in 1969, when she was only 16 years old. At 17, she underwent neck surgery which was successful in removing her cancer, putting her in remission. Mary will be celebrating her 50th anniversary being cancer-free in 2020 and is thankful for the great care that she received at Ochsner from Dr. Francis Lejeune and Dr. John Ochsner.
Young Saints fan awarded Ultimate Fan Experience from Community Coffee
As part of the NFL100 Saints Fantennial Sweepstakes this season, the Saints and Community Coffee awarded winner Levi Seals a once-in-a-lifetime experience at the team's practice and Week 14 game against the San Francisco 49ers.
2019 Saints Man of the Year: Terron Armstead
Tackle Terron Armstead has been named the Saints 2019 Man of the Year, making him the club nominee for the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. A cornerstone for the club, Armstead has been heavily involved in the community around the New Orleans area and in his hometown of Cahokia, Ill.
Artist Christina Pappion discusses the design process for the Saints My Cause My Cleats initiative
Hear from artist Christina Pappion, designer of several custom cleats for New Orleans Saints players, as she talks about the process of translating the player's My Cause My Cleats vision on to the shoe canvas.
Saints players unbox their custom cleats for My Cause My Cleats initiative
New Orleans Saints players get a first look at their cleats for NFL's "My Cause My Cleats" campaign. Participating players will wear customized shoes highlighting their causes on December 8, 2019 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome against the San Francisco 49ers.
Cameron Jordan, Dairy MAX present NFL Hometown Grant to Livingston Parish Public Schools
New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan and Dairy MAX visited Albany Middle School on October 29, 2019 for a Play Football Experience. During the visit, Cam participated in a play football experience and presented a $10,000 check to Livingston Parish Public Schools as part of the NFL Hometown Grant program.
Demario Davis on faith, football and why 2019 is 'hunting season'
Saints linebacker Demario Davis has quickly become a leader on the field and in the community. Demario's first pregame huddle speech not only inspired his teammates, but fans all over the country when he wore his 'Man of God' headband. The headband quickly grew attention, and Davis used it for good by raising money for a hospital in his hometown of Jackson, Mississippi.
Thomas Morstead's Annual 'What You Give Will Grow' Dinner
Thomas Morstead hosted his annual celebrity-waiter dinner for his What You Give Will Grow Foundation. Saints players and fans gathered at the Audubon Tea Room to sign autographs, auction off memorabilia, and enjoy food prepared by Donald Link.
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