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Forward Together New Orleans
Forward Together New Orleans is dedicated to helping all the people of New Orleans. Our goal is to make the city a fairer, more inclusive place - a city of opportunity for all. We will work toward this goal by forging partnerships between community organizations and the business and philanthropic sectors. These partnerships are meant to improve the lives of New Orleanians in every corner of the city.

Sunshine Support Group for ESRD patients
We provide moral and spiritual support for kidney dialysis patients, family members, caregivers and interested individuals by educating them on their health, organizing social events, establishing friendships and allowing end stage renal disease patients to gain a sense of belonging.

STARC of Louisiana, Inc.
STARC of Louisiana, Inc. is committed to providing a lifetime of Services, Training, Advocacy, Resources and Community connections for individuals with intellectual and developmental disABILITIES. STARC has helped thousands of individuals since 1972 by providing services such as therapeutic treatment, day care and job training. STARC helps build independence, day by day and step by step.

Metropolitan Crime Commission, Inc.
The Metropolitan Crime Commission is a non-profit 501 (c)(3), privately funded, citizens' organization dedicated to exposing public corruption and improving the administration of justice in order to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Louisiana. Our goal is to reduce crime and expose corruption throughout La. with a strategy of investigating wrongdoing, being a conduit for citizens to report misconduct, and by bringing accountability and transparency to the criminal justice system.

NOLA Tree Project
Nola Tree Project empowers volunteers to transform lives and communities through Disaster Response, Environmental, and Community Service Projects!

Woodlands Conservancy
The mission of Woodlands Conservancy is to preserve and restore forested wetlands and other ecologically significant lands in Louisiana. The vision of Woodlands Conservancy is to be the regional conservancy model for the conservation of hardwood forests, and a leader in the advocacy and preservation of Louisiana's coastal forest ecosystems.

Caribbean Carnival/Friends Of Culture
Friends Of Culture (FOC) provides a cultural link between the greater New Orleans area, and the island nations of the Caribbean. Through this link FOC shares the rich and festive traditions of the Caribbean with the general public through its hosting of Bayou Bacchanal, the original Caribbean Festival Of New Orleans, highlighting music and dances of the region. Additionally; FOC is able to use it's political connection to assist island nationals with official paperwork and Embassy Affairs.

Raintree Services, Inc. DBA Raintree Children and Family Services
Raintree's mission is to provide needed services to at-risk children and youth, encouraging hope and creating opportunities for growth and independent lives.

826 New Orleans
826 New Orleans cultivates and supports the voices of young writers ages 6-18 through creative collaborations with schools and communities.

SHARP MEN
SHARP MEN - a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization offering professional attire and resources for men trying to overcome workforce barriers to employment. Last year, SHARPMEN NEW ORLEANS was fortunate to launch the first male counterpart to DRESS FOR SUCCESS in the entire gulf south.

ISLA: Immigration Services and Legal Advocacy
Immigration Services and Legal Advocacy (ISLA) is a legal services organization that defends the rights of our immigrant communities and advocates for just and humane immigration policy.

New Orleans Privateer Athletics
New Orleans Privateer Athletics is committed to the pursuit of excellence in the classroom, the community, and in competition. The student-athletes and coaches of the University of New Orleans are proud to represent our city as we embrace our responsibility as the foremost ambassadors for our great university.

SAGE New Orleans - NOAGE
SAGE New Orleans - NOAGE's Mission is to lead in addressing issues related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) aging in the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. In partnership with its constituents and allies, SAGE New Orleans works to achieve a high quality of life for LGBT older adults, supports and advocates for their rights, fosters a greater understanding of aging in all communities, and promotes positive images of LGBT life in later years.

350 New Orleans
350 New Orleans is a volunteer-led climate activist group connecting our region to the international climate change movement. Our mission is to lend support to initiatives in New Orleans that raise consciousness and promote sound policy around climate change. We prioritize locally-grown initiatives over national ones and collaboration over working alone. We recognize and seek to amplify the power of existing New Orleans- and Gulf-based groups working for climate justice in their own communities.

Communities In Schools of the Gulf South
The mission of Communities In Schools (CIS) is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. CIS connects over 7,000 students in grades K-12 with the resources they need to stay in school. We place highly qualified Site Coordinators (counselors and social workers) directly into schools to serve the most at-risk students. CIS is the only dropout prevention program proven to both decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates.