Posted: Mar 12, 2013 6:37 AM by KATC/CS
Updated: Mar 12, 2013 7:18 AM
LOURDES FRANCISCAN SPIRIT AWARD CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, a sponsored organization of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, is now accepting nominations for its 2013 Franciscan Spirit Award, a unique recognition program sponsored by a Mission Integration Committee that recognizes humble service and citizenship in the Acadiana area.
Citizens, community leaders, church and civic groups are invited to nominate a special employee or volunteer who exemplifies the spirit and ideals of St. Francis of Assisi in their family and community. A nomination form can be found on the Lourdes website, www.LourdesRMC.com and gives a detailed description of the core values a nominee should portray. The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, March 22.
One honoree is selected each year and the recipient of this award will be recognized in the local media and at a special ceremony in April. If you have any questions please e-mail Info@LourdesRMC.com or call Tova Stelly in Community Relations at 337.470.4602.
Inspired by the vision of St. Francis of Assisi and in the tradition of the Roman Catholic Church, Our Lady of Lourdes extend s the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to God's people, especially those most in need. The hospital calls forth all who serve in its healthcare ministry, to share their gifts and talents to create a spirit of healing - with reverence and love for all of life, with joyfulness of spirit, and with humility and justice for all those entrusted to its care. They are, with God's help, a healing and spiritual presence for each other and for the communities which it's privileged to serve.