Barefoot Pedals Foundation, Inc completed another successful scholarship season recognizing 6 rising seniors from Catholic High School, St. Joseph’s Academy, and St. Michael the Archangel High School for their dedication to band and student ministry. Congratulations to all of this years recipients.

Our foundation’s outreach doesn’t stop with the scholarships. With your support we were able to provide the Istrouma High School Band with the funds to purchase 2 new Sousaphones. Band Director, Reggie Jackson, got the entire band to come out and show their appreciation. Board Members Greg Stevens and Richard Vath are pictured with the Band.


Yet another successful scholarship season comes to a close as two Catholic High School men were honored. Congratulations to Francis Dinh, recipient of the 18-19 Student Ministry Scholarship, and Karsten Brown, recipient of the 18-19 Band Scholarship. May each of you continue to grow stronger in your academics, leadership, and spirituality. Wishing each of you a successful Senior year

Congratulations to Eden Landry and Derquisia Spears, the recipients of the Jeff Nola scholarships for the 2018-19 school year at St. Joseph’s Academy – Baton Rouge. The annual scholarships are presented to students who embody quiet leadership, spirituality, commitment to academic success and craft in playing a musical instrument.

Please join us in congratulating Sara Lavastida and Miranda Petty. The recipients of the Jeff Nola scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year at St. Michael the Archangel High School. Thank you for continuing the legacy of quiet leadership, spirituality, and commitment to academic success. We wish you all the best during your upcoming senior year and beyond.