Pastors/administrators are reminded that nominations for the Order of St. Louis IX Awards should be sent no later than April 11 via e-mail to Mrs. Jonelle Foltz at the Clarion Herald at email@example.com; or by fax to (504) 596-3020.
They may also be mailed to: Mrs. Jonelle Foltz, Clarion Herald, 1000 Howard Avenue, Suite 400, New Orleans, LA 70113.
The awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, June 29 at 3 p.m. in St. Louis Cathedral.
Parishes of fewer than 1,000 families may nominate one parishioner, and parishes of more than 1,000 families may nominate two persons. Husband and wife are considered one nominee.
Only lay Catholics in good standing are eligible for nominations.
The medallion may only be received once in a lifetime of service to the Archdiocese of New Orleans. In the event that a nominee has already received the award from another parish or from the archdiocese in previous years, you will be contacted for another nominee.
For more information, call 596-3036.