Gentilly Celebrates New Beginnings with Dedication of Harris Playground

On behalf of The Allstate Foundation, New Orleans Mayor, City Council and NORDC representatives will dedicate community playground designed by kids

Online PR News – 03-January-2013 – Northbrook, IL - 12/31/2012 – Allstate Chief Executive Officer Tom Wilson, Allstate spokesman Dennis Haysbert and Mayor Mitch Landrieu will join community leaders, children, and members of the Gentilly Woods neighborhood in dedicating the newly constructed "Little Hands Playground at Harris Park on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 – 10:30 a.m."

The playground, inspired by local kids, was made possible with funding from The Allstate Foundation, Injury Free Coalition for Kids and the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC). Harris Playground will be the seventh NORDC Little Hands playground, marking seven years of continued investment by The Allstate Foundation in the New Orleans community.

Movie and commercial actor and official spokesman of Allstate Insurance Company, Dennis Haysbert will serve as host during the seventh Little Hands Playground dedication ceremony at Harris Park 5007, Louisa St.New Orleans, LA 70126.