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New Orleans Saints to Host NFL Play 60 Character Camp

The New Orleans Saints, in conjunction with the NFL, have partnered with Hall of Fame offensive tackle Anthony Muñoz and the Muñoz Agency to host an NFL PLAY 60 Character Camp locally. The one day, non-contact football camp will be held on Wednesday, August 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saints Facility, 5800 Airline […]

Healthy Changes are Happening at Ehret

On September 18, students at John Ehret High School welcomed special visitors to campus – Saints Ambassador Michael Lewis and Saints mascot Gumbo – and these visitors didn’t come empty handed. Lewis awarded a check for $3,900 to Tracy Parker, Ehret’s school based health center nurse practitioner, to jumpstart the NFL’s Fuel Up to Play […]

Saints Visit Audubon Elementary

Audubon Elementary students were treated to a visit from two New Orleans Saints players as part of the NFL’s Fuel Up to Play 60 and Rotolo’s Team Up for Literacy Program. Fuel Up to Play 60 is the NFL’s campaign to encourage kids to be active for at least 60 minutes a day to help reverse the […]

Green Park Elementary Wins NFL Play 60 Award

Green Park Elementary School received a check for $10,000 and a surprise visit from four New Orleans Saints after being chosen as the Grand Prize winning entry in the NFL Play 60 program. New Orleans Saints players Malcolm Jenkins, Leigh Torrence, Jermon Bushrod, and Thomas Morstead presented a check for $10,000 to the school on […]

Pittman Teacher Named Louisiana’s Program Advisor of the Year

Pittman Elementary School teacher Dean Tessitore has been named the 2011 Louisiana’s Fuel Up to Play 60 Program Advisor of the Year. Tessitore was honored for his commitment to making a difference in the lives of students and to making lasting and impactful change to school wellness. The Fuel Up to Play 60 program encourages […]