Awards

Roger Ogden has received numerous professional, business, and civic awards including:

— awarded Loving Cup by Times-Picauyune (2016)

— named a Louisiana Legend by Louisiana Public Broadcasting (2015)

— awarded honorary Doctor of Humane Letters by LSU (2015)

— awarded Urban League Empowerment Award by National Urban League (2014)

--received Weiss Award from the New Orleans Council for Community and Justice (2012)

--named LSU Illustrious Alumnus by People's Health (2011)

--honored as one of the 30 Driving Forces in New Orleans by New Orleans CityBusiness (2010)

--named New Orleans Philanthropist of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (2009)

--inducted into the Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame (2004)

--awarded the Anti-Defamation League A. I. Botnick Torch of Liberty (2003)

--received the Preservation Award by the Foundation for Historical Louisiana (2002)

--presented with the John G. Tower award by Kappa Sigma Fraternity (2002)

--received the Ten Outstanding Persons Award from the Family Service Center of Greater New Orleans (2001)

--awarded the Humanitarian Award by the National Jewish Medical and Research Center (2001)

--elected to the LSU Alumni Hall of Distinction (1998)

--named a Community Hero Torchbearer in the Olympic Torch Relay (1996)

--received the Mayor's Arts Award from the Arts Council of New Orleans (1995)

--named New Orleanian of the Year by Gambit Magazine (1994)

--received the Metropolitan Area Committee's Special Achievement Award for Metro New Orleans (1990)

email:  rogerogden@ogdendev.com