Nominations sought for Angel Award

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation is seeking nominations for the 2014 Angel Award.

The Angel Award recognizes exceptional volunteer work for the benefit of Louisiana children. This year, the Angel Award will honor eight people.

Each winner will name a 501(c)(3) organization to receive a grant of $20,000. Since 1995, more than 150 people from across the state have been chosen, with organizations getting $1.8 million.

Nominate people online at the Blue Cross website, bcbsla.com/angelaward. You can also call (888) 219-2583 or email angel.award@bcbsla.com. Nominators are encouraged to send supplemental information like letters, brochures, news articles, photos and videos. Please note that these materials cannot be returned.