Children’s Hospital New Orleans announces a new sponsorship agreement with Carrollton Boosters to name its Riverview fields the Children’s Hospital New Orleans Baseball and Softball Complex at Carrollton.
NEW ORLEANS – Children’s Hospital New Orleans and Carrollton Boosters are proud to announce a new sponsorship agreement, naming the beloved sports complex at “The Fly” the Children’s Hospital New Orleans Baseball and Softball Complex at Carrollton.
The partnership not only names Carrollton’s youth sports complex, but also brings enrichment to the league, including supporting the health and safety of athletes and families, offering safety clinics for the league’s many volunteers coaches, and more.
“When thinking about community partners, collaborating with Children’s Hospital was a natural fit for us,” said St. Denis J. Villere III, President of the Board of Directors at Carrollton Booster. “Carrollton Boosters and Children’s Hospital both have long histories of serving the kids of our community. The support of Children’s will allow us to continue to provide important sports programs for kids, with a like-minded organization.”
“Children’s Hospital is thrilled to partner with Carrollton Boosters to support the health and wellbeing of kids,” said John R. Nickens IV, President and Chief Executive Office of Children’s Hospital New Orleans. “Dedicated to all kids and only kids, Children’s Hospital is investing in the communities we serve. We’re committed to building environments of health beyond our hospital and clinics, and that’s what the Carrollton Boosters partnership is all about.”
Children’s Hospital and Carrollton Boosters will celebrate the official naming of the complex with a ribbon cutting later this fall. The two organizations look forward to collaborating for years to come.
About Children's Hospital New Orleans
Children’s Hospital New Orleans is a 229-bed, non-profit academic pediatric medical center that offers comprehensive healthcare services, including over 40 pediatric specialties, delivered just for children. With more than 400 physicians trained in more than 40 pediatric subspecialties, Children’s offers a comprehensive array of pediatric healthcare services in Louisiana and the Gulf South. In addition to its main campus located in New Orleans, the hospital operates a network of specialty clinics across Louisiana and in Southern Mississippi, including in Covington, Baton Rouge, and Lafayette. Children’s Hospital offers primary care services at 15 convenient locations throughout Southeast Louisiana and remotely via its Virtual Care app. Children’s Hospital is a proud member of LCMC Health, a Louisiana-based, not-for-profit hospital system which also includes New Orleans East Hospital, Touro, University Medical Center New Orleans and West Jefferson Medical Center.
About Carrollton Boosters
Carrollton Boosters is a volunteer youth sports organization active in New Orleans for the last 80 years. Carrollton Boosters offers safe and enjoyable league play in baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, flag football and lacrosse, and is focused on helping kids enjoy sports and team building while learning and practicing new skills. The Carrollton Booster Club's goal is to make each child's participation in youth athletics a positive learning experience, with the hope that the Carrollton Booster Club's athletic programs will provide the foundation for each child's enjoyment, participation and development in athletics.