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St. Tammany SALT Council
The St. Tammany SALT Council is committed to improving the safety and security of Senior Adults.

Monumental Task Committee
The MTC is a volunteer-run monument preservation organization that was founded in New Orleans in 1989. Our mission is to restore, repair and forever maintain all of the monuments located in the city. Members of our Board of Directors come from diverse professional and educational backgrounds, contributing decades of experience to our preservation efforts.

Tulane University
Tulane's purpose is to create, communicate and conserve knowledge in order to enrich the capacity of individuals, organizations and communities to think, to learn and to act and lead with integrity and wisdom.

Camp Challenge
Goals of Camp Challenge is to provide each child with: ​ OPPORTUNITY to develop Coping Skills and Self-Confidence. Also to provide the opportunity to make friends and to interact with other children with similar illnesses and experiences. EXPERIENCE Group living in a camp environment. ADVENTURE Fun-filled experience away from home. AWARENESS & APPRECIATION for the natural world ​CONCERN for ecology and a desire to help preserve the earth.

Gulf Coast Social Services
Gulf Coast Social Services empowers people with mental, physical, behavioral, and other challenges to improve the quality of their lives and to live as independently as possible in the community. Our Motto: Personal Care. Quality Outcomes.

Foundation for Terrebonne General Medical Center
It shall be the mission of the Foundation to provide resources so that Terrebonne General Medical Center may continue to flourish and provide exceptional healthcare to this community.

University of Holy Cross
Now in our 102nd year, the University of Holy Cross is a Catholic institution of higher learning anchored by the founding values of the Congregation of Holy Cross: Education of hearts and minds, with a belief in human dignity and historic outreach to the undeserved. We strive for effective and innovative teaching, intelligence exercised across disciplines, practical reasoning, and communication with others.


We're a growing network of Jewish leaders fighting domestic poverty. Our participants are on the ground in New Orleans and three other cities. Our alumni are everywhere. Avodah's mission is to strengthen the Jewish community's fight against the causes and effects of poverty in the United States. We do this by engaging participants in service and community-building that inspire them to become lifelong leaders for social change whose work for justice is rooted in and nourished by Jewish values.

Friends of the New Orleans Public Library
To collaborate with the New Orleans Public Library to inform, enrich, and empower the diverse Greater New Orleans community through promoting the open accessibility of reading and knowledge in a free society. Through advocacy and fundraising the Friends solicit and allocate private contributions to fund services, programs and staff development.

Bastion is an intentionally designed neighborhood in New Orleans for returning warriors and families with lifelong rehabilitative needs. Through our powerful community model that empowers neighbors as volunteers in a warrior's care plan, we will sustain a thriving recovery from the wounds and casualties of war.

One Book One New Orleans
A campaign for literacy and community, One Book One New Orleans calls on New Orleans residents to share the experience of reading the same book at the same time, works to provide literacy resources to adults, and emphasizes the importance of dialogue between diverse groups of people.

Belle Chasse Academy
The mission of Belle Chasse Academy is to educate our military-dependent children, no matter what their background or previous school experience, to fully achieve their personal and academic potential through the acquisition of core knowledge and the skills of analysis, problem-solving, communication, and global responsibility.

Youth Empowerment Project
YEP engages underserved young people through community-based education, mentoring and employment readiness programs to help them develop skills and strengthen ties to family and community.

The Samaritan Center
The Samaritan Center is a Christian organization offering emergency assistance with food for those in our community who are in need. Limited assistance for utilities, rent/mortgage, transportation, & medicines may be provided in some circumstances. It is our hope that with God's grace we may be able to assist those people in need on their path back to self-sufficiency.