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Teaching Responsible Earth Education
A 501(c)3 since 1996, T.R.E.E.'s mission has been to educate children and adults about the life science processes that govern our planet, to inspire them to appreciate the natural world, and to motivate them to protect it. Each year, T.R.E.E. brings about 1,000 New Orleans area students to learn science in an Outdoor Classroom at Jean Lafitte National Park and in the piney woods of Covington, Louisiana.
Generations Health Inc.
Generations Health Inc is a local 501(c)(3) with a mission of providing services to help at risk youth ages 12 to 18. We work with each youth to overcome everyday obstacles at home, school and the community which they live. We reach out to the community changing Generations one youth at a time.
Silverback Society, Inc
Bringing together men to effect generational change by preparing boys to be respectful and responsible men. The Silverback Society seeks to embrace and provide training and mentoring to the majority of boys who pass through the eighth grade in New Orleans Public Schools, thereby reducing violence, improving workforce quality and reducing child poverty by providing the next generation with more capable, responsible fathers.
New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School (Sci High)
At Sci High, we believe our city will grow stronger when every New Orleanian can contribute to our wellbeing and innovation through the tools of math and science. The New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School is an open-admission public charter school that prepares all students for college admissions and successful careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) industries.
Magnolia Community Services
As a community of dedicated employees, families and medical professionals, our mission is to provide the highest quality of service, leadership and advocacy for individuals with developmental disabilities in the Greater New Orleans area. We envision a shared community where all individuals, including those with developmental disabilities, thrive and grow and are recognized for their contributions to society.
Hope Community Resource Center
Hope Community Resource Center is a nonprofit partnership between parents, youth and community. We have been dedicated to supporting, educating and strengthening families through developmental programs since 2010. The Center serves the Greater New Orleans area, by assisting families with their needs using community resources. We also specialize in assisting and tutoring low to moderate income students from elementary to middle school grade levels.
New Orleans Arts and Cultural Host Committee/Louis Armstrong Jazz Camp
The Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp is to honor jazz in the place of its birth and to foster greater appreciation of this art form. The Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp is a pre-eminent jazz education program developing the next generation of Jazz artists and preserving the great American art form. Education that develops the whole person raises self-esteem and teaches leadership, teamwork, problem solving skills, good citizenship and respect for culture.
French Quarter Festivals, Inc.
French Quarter Festivals, Inc. (FQFI) annually produces three festivals: French Quarter Festival, Satchmo SummerFest, and Holidays New Orleans Style. FQFI is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote the Vieux Carré and the City of New Orleans through high quality special events and activities that showcase the culture and heritage of this unique city, contribute to the economic well-being of the community, and instill increased pride in the people of New Orleans.
Young Audiences of Louisiana, Inc.
Since 1962, Young Audiences of Louisiana (YALA) has evolved and deepened its services to address the ever-changing needs of children in the Greater New Orleans area and across the state by inspiring, empowering, and uniting children and communities through arts, education and culture.
Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa
Crime Stoppers of Tangipahoa, Inc., provides a platform for parish law enforcement to receive information (tips) anonymously on crimes from concerned community members. This effort increases tips which in turn increase the number of crimes solved and arrests in Tangipahoa Parish.
New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation, Inc.
The mission of the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation is to make New Orleans a safer place to live, work and visit.
Creating Joy. Fostering Empowerment. Providing Hope. Cancer can become an all-consuming diagnosis and sometimes it completely rearranges someone's identity. Groovin' Again is about creating memories during a cancer diagnosis not of the treatment, the battle, or the hospital but of silly and happy moments. Moments that remind people that they aren't just a diagnosis. Moments that help people feel whole again. Groovin' Again is dedicated to helping create joy, foster empowerment, and provide hope
Northlake Nature Center
• Providing and promoting environmental education • Promoting good natural resource conservation practices and assisting interested groups with stewardship projects • Exhibiting, maintaining and restoring the native habitats and species of Louisiana • Forming academic alliances with area schools, colleges and universities • Providing our guests with a peaceful setting for relaxation and reflection • Providing outdoor recreational opportunities, such as hiking, biking and canoeing.
Shelter Resources Inc. dba Belle Reve New Orleans
The mission of Belle Reve New Orleans is to provide affordable housing to seniors that is consistent with the principles of diversity, respect and dignity.
Lighthouse Louisiana's mission is to empower individuals with disabilities through services, employment, and advocacy. We help people get jobs, regain their independence, and challenge expectations of the capabilities of people with disabilities.