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1st Annual Forgotten Angels Back to School and Health Fair!

July 13, 2018 News Article

Please Join Us For Our 1st Annual Forgotten Angels Back to School and Health Fair! Children and families, who are living in shelters, will be treated to a day of fun & laughter  and receive school supplies and health screenings to… Read More »

NOLA Tricentennial Service Initiative

July 13, 2018 News Article

Ozanam Inn is proud to be a part of the Tricentennial celebration focused on volunteerism in our city.  In conjunction with the upcoming New Orleans Tricentennial, the 2018 NOLA Foundation and its Community Engagement Committee – in partn… Read More »

GiveNOLA Day 2018!

April 3, 2018 News Article

The Greater New Orleans Foundation and their partners are hosting GiveNOLA Day is Tuesday, May 1st! Be a part of the community-wide giving day by participating in GiveNOLA Day and support Ozanam Inn and/or your other favorite loca… Read More »

iGiveCatholic Day, Tuesday, November 28th

November 10, 2017 News Article

On Tuesday, November 28th, we come together to celebrate the generosity of the Catholic faith and in offering aide to those who are less fortunate. With the assistance and guidance of the Catholic Foundation, Ozanam Inn is proud to participate in th… Read More »

Street Requiem, Thursday, Nov. 2nd

October 25, 2017 News Article

Please join us as we remember those who have lost thier lives on the streets and offer hope to those who are struggling to recover from homelessness. To purchase tickets, go to https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3102449 … Read More »

OZANAM INN'S 37th ANNUAL GALA

June 23, 2017 Upcoming Events

We're getting excited about our 37th Annual Gala. The Gala will be held on Thursday, October 12th at the Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, overlooking the beautiful and Mighty Mississippi River! This year, we are thrilled to honor and recognize… Read More »

Management Shift at the Inn!

December 9, 2016 News Article

From the President of our Board of Directors, Mr. Claiborne Perrilliat "I would like to take this opportunity to inform you of the recent management changes that have occurred. After twenty three years of dedicated service to the Inn and the … Read More »

36th Annual Century Club Gala

December 9, 2016 Century Club

ANOTHER YEAR, ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL CELEBRATION! On Thursday, October 13th, Ozanam Inn celebrated our 36th Annual Century Club Gala, Rollin’ on the River! We could not have asked for a more glorious evening, venue and group of friends to revisit… Read More »

JOB PLACEMENTS!

July 2, 2015 News Article

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS! … Read More »

Job Readiness/Skills Class

April 8, 2015 News Article

Our recent Job Readiness/Skills class was a HUGE success, thanks to our Director of Programs, Mrs. Gail Ratleff, our partners and the hard work of the participants.Twelve of our residents graduated after the 12 week session and all but 2 are currentl… Read More »

17th Annual Forgotten Angels Christmas Party and First Scholarship Award!

December 19, 2014 News Article

Please click on the link below to read about Clarence and the first recipient of the Forgotten Angels scholarship. We could not be more proud of our very own Clarence Adams and our very first scholarship recipient, Shanika!  We aslo… Read More »

Forgotten Angels Christmas Party

December 8, 2014 Upcoming Events

We are excited to, once again, be hosting the Annual Forgotten Angels Christmas Party. This year's 17th annual party will be held on Tuesday, December 23rd. The Forgotten Angels party is held each year for children who are living in homeless shel… Read More »

34th ANNUAL CENTURY CLUB GALA, Thursday, October 16th

October 7, 2014 Century Club

We are getting very excited for our 34th Annual Century Club Gala, "Rollin on the River!". This year's gala will be held on Thursday, October 16th, from 6:00PM - 9:00PM at the Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill. We are proud and honored… Read More »

The 33rd Annual Century Club Gala

January 28, 2014 Century Club

What a ball!!! The 33rd Annual Century Club Gala, "Rollin on the River" was a huge success! The Gala was held on October 11th at the Mardi Gras World Café inside of Mardi Gras World. Mr. & Mrs. Frank Stewart reigned as this year&… Read More »

Greater New Orleans Foundation and the Taylor Foundation awards grant to Ozanam …

January 23, 2013 News Article

Click the link to read the exciting news! "The Oz: There's No Place Like Home" Read More »

Gratitude is the Beginning of Generosity

November 29, 2012 News Article

On Thursday our nation will pause to celebrate Thanksgiving, a tradition of expressing our Gratitude for all of our blessings. It is also a time when we should reflect on our responsibility to Generously share with others les… Read More »

32nd Annual Century Club Gala is scheduled for Thursday, November 1st at the Hya…

June 12, 2012 Upcoming Events

Each year our Board of Directors selects an outstanding couple or individual in the community to serve as honorary Century Club Chairperson. 32nd Annual Century Club Gala: Thursday, November 1, 2012 Hyatt Regency New Orleans 602 Loyola Avenue … Read More »

St. Joseph's Altar at Ozanam Inn on March 17, 18, & 19, 2012

March 9, 2012 Upcoming Events

St Patricks's Church is busy planning and gathering donations for this year's altar. We hope that you will make an opportunity to come and visit/view the St. Joseph's Altar here at Ozanam Inn. For the duration of the St Joseph's Altar… Read More »

LaQuinta Inns Mattress Drop 28 February 2012.

February 13, 2012 Upcoming Events

"LaQuinta Inns & Suites plans to break the Guinness World Record for the world's largest human mattress domino drop. The hotel chain will attempt to break the record at 9:00am on Feb28, 2012 as part of a team-building exercise during its… Read More »

Toy Donations Needed for Forgotten Angels Event

November 30, 2011 Upcoming Events

WE NEED YOU! Each year, the Ozanam Inn collects 250 toys and warm winter clothing for the homeless children of New Orleans as part of their annual Forgotten Angels event. This year, The Ritz-Carlton and Marriott Hotels of New Orleans (under the … Read More »

The Day AFTER Thanksgiving at Ozanam Inn

November 29, 2011 News Article

Many churches and organizations serve lunch on Thanksgiving Day. But Ozanam Inn serves more than two hundred meals three times on Thanksgiving, on the day after Thanksgiving and throughout the year.  [219,000 meals each year] … Read More »

The Ozanam Inn 31st Annual Century Club Dinner/Gala

November 17, 2011 Upcoming Events

The Ozanam Inn annual Century Club Diner/Gala to be held November 18th, 2011 Omni Royal Orleans Hotel 621 St Louis St. New Orleans, LA Dr and Mrs Jack A. Andonie MD will be our honorary chair couple. New Orleans celebrated Jazz Vocalist… Read More »

HARPS FOR HUMANITY

November 16, 2011 Upcoming Events

One of the Tulane medical students who helps run the Tulane student clinic at the Inn is also a harpist.  Her name is Marissa Black.  She and her harp teacher, Mrs Cathy Anderson, along with their harp ensemble, which consists of local high… Read More »

Mom fueled Dr. Andonie’s desire to help poor

November 1, 2011 News Article

From the Clarion Herald November 1, 2011 Dr.  Jack Andonie has a special affinity for the poor in New Orleans. He  said he could directly relate to their plight, recalling his father  abandoning his mother and siblings when he w… Read More »

Don't let the homeless be invisible

August 17, 2011 News Article

A guest column by Michael J. Groetsch - nola.com While leaving Immaculate Conception Church on Baronne Street recently, I  became dismayed at how desensitized we have become to the plight of  homeless people who wander aimlessly on the s… Read More »

And now the rest of the story...

August 16, 2011 News Article

There has been publicity lately about registered sex offender living at Ozanam Inn.  The Executive Director of the Inn, Deacon "G" DiGiovanni has assured us that the Inn does not allow sex offenders to live at the Inn in our transition… Read More »

FOLLOWING THE MASTER'S MODEL - Washing the feet of the homeless

June 30, 2011 News Article

FOLLOWING THE MASTER'S MODEL - Washing the feet of the homeless Click here to read the complete article "Following the Master's Model from the Clarion Herald Read More »

The Race for Oz

February 11, 2011 Upcoming Events

The Race for OZ 5K Race/Relay Sunday, February 27,2011 9am - 12pm 10:00 AM Start Time Audubon Park - Shelter #12 All proceeds support Tulane School of Medicine Ozanam Inn Weekend Clinic On Line Pre-registration at http://raceforo… Read More »

12th Annual 'Forgotten Angels' Christmas Party for homeless children

November 29, 2010 Upcoming Events

On December 11, 2010, we will be hosting the 12th Annual 'Forgotten Angels' Christmas Party for homeless children. This year's event will be held at St Maria Gorretti, from 12:00p.m.-3:00p.m.   HOW TO HELP THE 'FORGOTTEN AN… Read More »

Santa's Helper

November 28, 2010 News Article

Clarence Adams makes sure presents get delivered to kids who don't have a home for Santa to visit Sunday, November 28, 2010 Sheila Stroup for the Times Picayune For Clarence Adams, Christmas will come early this year. "The party for the kids,… Read More »

TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING MEAL

November 24, 2010 Upcoming Events

Ozanamin Inn will serve a traditional Thanksgiving Meal  with all the trimmings at 12pm Noon on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25th. Read More »

Ozanam Inn Century Club Gala

November 16, 2010 Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 Omni Royal Orleans Hotel 621 St. Louis St. - Grand Salon Ballroom New Orleans, La. 6:00 – 7:00 Patron Party (Silver and Gold Members*) Hor s d’oeuvres – Open Bar Live Entertainment * program prin… Read More »

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