NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans’ Saints wide receiver Marquez Callaway is joining UnitedHealthcare to support nearly 400 students displaced and still facing challenges from Hurricane Ida. Each student will receive a new winter coat just in time for the holiday season.
Terrebonne Parish was hit hard by Hurricane Ida, and still today many students are displaced from their homes and/or schools. This donation will provide nearly 400 students, grades k-6 from Village East Elementary and Upper Little Caillou Elementary a special holiday gift – a winter coat to help keep them warm this holiday season.
UnitedHealthcare is continuing to help families impacted the hardest by Hurricane Ida. This donation is in addition to the $1 million donation in September from United Health Foundation following Hurricane Ida to assist residents with immediate needs, as well as support longer-term recovery and rebuilding efforts.
Tuesday, December 7
1:40 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
Photos and interviews available
Village East Elementary School
315 Lafayette Woods Blvd., Houma, LA