5 local humanitarians chosen for 59th annual Weiss Awards

5 local humanitarians chosen for 59th annual Weiss Awards

The New Orleans Council for Community and Justice, the city's oldest human relations organization, has announced its honorees for the upcoming 59th annual Weiss Awards. The Oct. 20 ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Hotel will recognize the five honorees' "exceptional civic and humanitarian contributions" to the greater New Orleans community, the council said.