Nominations for the Pope John Paul II Award

The Catholic Foundation is seeking nominations for the Pope John Paul II Award. The award is presented annually to an outstanding Catholic layperson(s) or permanent deacon who resides in the Archdiocese of New Orleans and who exhibits inspirational examples of Christian stewardship. This year’s award will be presented at The Catholic Foundation’s Annual Dinner held at the Hilton Riverside on Tuesday, November 19, 2013.

Award nominees should be a practicing Roman Catholic with an outstanding record of volunteer service in the Catholic Community, high moral character, volunteer board memberships and exemplary values. A nomination form is available on The Catholic Foundation website ( Nominations should be no longer than three pages in length. All nominations are due to The Catholic Foundation by Friday, May 17, 2013. Please submit nominations to: The Catholic Foundation, 1000 Howard Ave., Suite 800, New Orleans, LA 70113 or fax to (504) 596-3068 or email