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Halloween Community Event

It is so easy to walk by the NOLA Spaces building, an old firehouse tucked into a residential area, and not realize that inside that unassuming building are four beautiful … Continue reading

November 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Everyone Bowls- 504HealthNet Fall 2018

504HealthNet has gone through some pretty significant staff changes over the last few months. From our new Executive Director, to three new full time employees, we’ve been busy making sure … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Global Green Opens its Community and Climate Action Center.

After six years since groundbreaking, It is finally here. Global Green’s Community and Climate Action Center has opened its doors this October, in the Holy Cross neighborhood in the Lower … Continue reading

October 21, 2018 · Leave a comment


I’ve now been in New Orleans for a little over two months and am settling in to the new city and my work site, College Beyond. We moved offices and … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

How to Succeed at Fundraising (While Trying Really Hard)

Hey guys, The past two months with unCommon Construction have been a whirlwind. I’ve taught myself the basics of our donor tracking platform, panic sent a few professional emails, relied on … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

“Organized” Hot Mess

How does a girl stay organized in this technologically advanced world where there is an app for it on every corner, a Google program, or planners available in a single … Continue reading

October 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Community Calendar

It’s important to know what is going on in your community.  As Outreach Coordinator, it’s kind of my job to know.  I searched all over online for some sort of … Continue reading

October 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Seeds to Saplings

I’m excited to announce that I began teaching the Seeds to Saplings program this month! For those of you who are unfamiliar, Seeds to Saplings is Woodlands Conservancy’s education program … Continue reading

October 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Aidan M. – October Field Report

Since moving here in 2017, I have tried my best to explore my new city and community as much as possible. New Orleans is full of fun things, from number … Continue reading

October 1, 2018 · 1 Comment

Community Works n Me

Hi Everybody! I hope you’re all feeling good at your sites, as you really settle in and get comfortable. Sometimes the honeymoon phase ends and you’re like “Oh, I’m still … Continue reading

September 18, 2018 · 1 Comment



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