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17th Annual Martin…

Mar 3 - 7, 2015
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Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 3 - 29, 2015
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Mar 3 - 31, 2015
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Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 3 - May 24, 2015
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The Joy Theater…

Mar 3 - 3, 2015
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The New Orleans…

Mar 3 - Nov 18, 2015
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Jazz Pilates with…

Mar 4 - 25, 2015
The French Market and The New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park are proud… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 4 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 4 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

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Mar 4 - May 31, 2015
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Ogden After Hours…

Mar 5 - 5, 2015
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The Columns Hotel…

Mar 5 - 26, 2015
The Historical Columns Hotel with its "sophiscicated atmosphere" and… more

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Mar 5 - 5, 2015
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Friends of the…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Local jazz band, the Panorama Jazz Band, will bookend the final concert of… more

International…

Mar 6 - 7, 2015
Now in its seventh year, the New Orleans International Children's Film… more

Jefferson Arts…

Mar 6 - 15, 2015
Mrs. Stancliffe's Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has been successful for many… more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Music at the Mint…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Billie performs mainly in an avant-garde, free style painting expansive… more

Ponchatoula Antique…

Mar 6 - 8, 2015
Featuring-Antique Collectibles Booth, Fine Arts & Crafts Booth, Food Booth,… more

Preservation Jazz…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Live New Orleans Jazz Nightly! more

17th Annual Martin…

Mar 3 - 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… more

The Brees Dream Foundation awards $1,000,000 to New Orleans area nonprofits for the Super Service Challenge

For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Vicki Voelker
504.324.4242
Vicki@gambelpr.com

 The Brees Dream Foundation awards $1,000,000 to New Orleans area nonprofits for the Super Service Challenge

WHO: Drew Brees and Companies With A Mission

WHAT: Drew Brees will announce the winners of the New Orleans Super Service Challenge, giving away $1,000,000 to New Orleans area nonprofits

WHEN: 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 30

WHERE: New Orleans Host Committee Media Booth (in front of the Mardi Gras Float)
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd.

WHY: Drew Brees and the Brees Dream Foundation and Mitch Davis of Companies With A Mission will announce the winners of the $1,000,000 being given out to New Orleans-area charities as part of the Super Service Challenge.

The Super Service Challenge encouraged local companies and organizations to spread the heart of service New Orleans is famous for. As a result, over 2,000 New Orleanians served local nonprofits and more than 250 teams submitted their service to the Super Service Challenge. Public voting and a panel of judges have determined the winning entries. Winners will be awarded cash donations from $2,000 to $25,000 to be given directly to the charities served by those winning teams.

HOW: Mitch Davis of Companies With A Mission and the top five winners are available for follow-up interviews.

For more information on the Super Service Challenge or on the Brees Dream Foundation, visit www.superservicechallenge.com or www.drewbrees.com

About Brees Dream Foundation
The Brees Dream Foundation, founded in 2003, improves the quality of life for cancer patients and provides care, education and opportunities for children and families in need. Brittany and Drew Brees and the Brees Dream Foundation have collectively committed and/or contributed more than $17,000,000 to charitable causes and academic institutions. For more information visit www.drewbrees.com or follow Drew on Twitter at @drewbrees.

About Companies With A Mission
Companies With A Mission was founded to inspire a greater purpose in business that changes the way we view work and encourages a heart of service to the world around us. They inspire this movement by providing opportunities that add significance to the work we do each day. For more information visit cwam.com