The Latest

LA SAFE parishwide meetings set (July 24-Aug. 3)

The parishwide meetings will allow residents to begin the process of drafting strategies based on the feedback generated during the community-meeting process. This will lead to the design of specific parishwide adaptation strategies with at least one project, program or policy that would be funded through LA SAFE -- a planning initiative coordinated by the Louisiana Office of Community Development's (OCD) Disaster Recovery Unit, in partnership with Foundation for Louisiana's Coastal Resilience Leverage Fund.

More Info..

Recent News & Resources

All the news that is fit to print digitally.

Louisiana Culturepreneur Fund invests in our state's creative endeavors

If you are an individual or small business in the arts, cultural, music, culinary or creative industries located in the Greater New Orleans and Acadiana areas, the Fund offers accessible capital and business training. Loan funds can be used in many ways to support your business — from marketing and advertising to purchasing equipment and supplies, to building your capacity to create long-term projects.

WANTED: Chief Financial Officer for FFL

We are looking for a CFO who acts as a proactive problem solver and has a management approach that reflects the connection between a strong organizational finance infrastructure and the organization’s ability to achieve its mission.

Stories of Hope

Some great projects that are helping to bring hope to the people.

A New Type of Housing Plan for New Orleans

Post-Katrina, many say that New Orleans is one of the most "planned" cities in America. Although the public sector, nonprofits, universities, business and philanthropy have conducted myriad studies and planning processes through the post-disaster years, experts and residents alike recognize that the community still needs a single, comprehensive housing "blueprint" that pulls together in one place…

more

Make a Donation

Your contribution will provide:

Support for economic opportunity, civic engagement and disaster response programs that increase resiliency in underserved communities and improve quality of life for all Louisiana residents.