2016

Champions

2016

champions

Bowdre McDowell

Bowdre McDowell

On June 16, 2016, at age 92, Bowdre McDowell served his 1,000th volunteer hour at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans. 

Elvin “Tampoo” Dalcourt

Elvin “Tampoo” Dalcourt

On November 4, 2015, at age 73, Elvin “Tampoo” Dalcourt swam – and won – a race that raised much needed funds for youth swim lessons in Baton Rouge. 

Beverly Domengeaux

Beverly Domengeaux

On December 3, 2014, at age 80, Beverly Domengeaux opened the first of three thrift stores dedicated to raising money to feed seniors in St. Mary Parish. 

Sal Anselmo

Sal Anselmo

On August 28, 2006, at age 81, Sal Anselmo bicycled 81 miles from New Orleans to Baton Rouge to celebrate his birthday. 

Dr. Jack McNulty

Dr. Jack McNulty

On November 12, 2012, at age 84, Dr. Jack McNulty launched the Palliative Rural Education Project with a two-day program in north Mississippi. 

Linda Prattini

Linda Prattini

On August 28, 2015, at age 73, Linda Prattini celebrated the debut of her handmade bowling costume at The Presbytère museum on Jackson Square in New Orleans. 

Marco Garcia

Marco Garcia

On August 26, 2016, at age 67, Marco Antonio Garcia called the first New Orleans Saints play-by-play radio broadcast for the newly formed Louisiana Spanish Network. 

Dr. Patricia Morris

Dr. Patricia Morris

On May 11, 2016, at age 74, Dr. Patricia Morris coordinated the first coloring book art therapy class for East Jefferson General Hospital’s Healthy Lifestyles program.

Eddie Conrad, Jr.

Eddie Conrad, Jr.

On February 18, 2016, at age 72, Eddie Conrad landed his first major role in a feature film.

Henry Ramos

Henry Ramos

On August 21, 2016, at age 88, Henry Ramos surpassed his goal of collecting 4,500 total blood donations through drives at the Broadmoor United Methodist Church in Baton Rouge.