The Pelicans are committed to building a legacy in our community with vision, integrity and passion. We are focused on enriching the communities in the Gulf South Region through initiatives in Education, Health and Wellness and Environmental Responsibility. The Pelicans believe in creating fun, exciting memories that will last a lifetime and will positively impact the lives of individuals in our community.
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DUNKS FOR A CAUSE
Zatarain's is donating 800 servings of rice to Second Harvest Food Bank for every Pelicans dunk at home this season - Feeding South Louisiana one dunk at a time.
Servings of Rice
BANKS DEM SHOTS
Hancock Whitney will be donating $150 per Bank Shot to local charities around the region at select home games this season.
Pelicans Bank Shots
Latest Community Events
Partnership with Audubon
The Pelicans and Audubon Nature Institute are teaming up in a commitment to preserve Louisiana’s coastal wetlands and educate on environmental issues in our community.
Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do
Our annual auction allows fans to help raise funds to support our effort with Audubon Institute to save the coastal wetlands.
The Wetland Express is a mobile educational program that offers an up-close, hands-on experience with some of our wetland’s most important inhabitants.
The Pelicans Math Hoops Program presented by Chevron provides students with a fun and interactive way to learn math skills.
Pelicans Reading Rally
The Pelicans Reading Rally, presented by Shell, includes health & wellness stations with a literacy twist + students add to their "home library".
Acme Reading Timeout
The ACME Truck Line Reading Time Out provides students that display good behavior in the classroom with an interactive reading experience featuring Pelicans players and personalities.
King of the Classroom
The King of the Classroom program presented by The King Firm incentivizes local students for their outstanding reading capabilities.
Chevron STEM Zone
At the Chevron STEM Zone, kids learn how Science, Technology, Engineering and Math play a vital role in their future success and what producing energy has to do with basketball.
Black History Month
The New Orleans Pelicans and Sprite are committed to celebrating Black History Month with our annual Essay Contest, Game Changer Award, and Coaches Symposium.
Health & Fitness
Junior Training Camps
Pelicans Junior Training Camp engrosses participants in health and fitness activities geared toward creating a fun and memorable basketball experience.
The New Orleans Pelicans partner with local organizations to provide children with a safe place to enjoy the game of basketball and foster a healthy and active lifestyle.
Coach of the Month
Throughout the Pelicans season, Louisiana Motor Coach will recognize outstanding high school coaches that exhibit leadership, guidance, and motivation towards their players.