2021 Champions

Alice Hondzinski

Alice Hondzinski

In 2019, at age 80, Alice Hondzinski led a team that created 3,400 hand-crafted stuffed bears for needy and hospitalized children throughout the Greater Baton Rouge area.

Leona Tate

Leona Tate

On November 14, 1960, four 6-year-old black girls, escorted by Federal marshals through shouting crowds, integrated a pair of all-white schools in New Orleans.  Leona Tate was one of the four.

Jimmy Anselmo

Jimmy Anselmo

On February 13, 2016, at age 71, Jimmy Anselmo held the first in a series of benefit concerts to raise prostate cancer awareness and funds for research.

Dr. Herman Kelly

Dr. Herman Kelly

On June 16, 2019, at age 65, Dr. Herman Kelly represented the State of Louisiana in swimming at the National Games for Seniors in Albuquerque, NM. He had only started swimming competitively again the year before.