Fighting Poverty with Passion
Description: Bastion is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is building 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.
Broad Community Connections
Description: Broad Community Connections is a community development organization revitalizing Broad Street by promoting the development of its diverse neighborhoods.
Description: College Beyond helps New Orleans youth enroll and succeed in college.
Description: Community Works of Louisiana is dedicated to building a community of healthy and creative learners through programs that integrate arts, recreation, and educational support.
Description: The Covenant House provides our youth with a holistic approach to leaving the streets and achieving independence.
Good Work Network
Description: Good Work Network is a 501(c)3 organization that provides business development services to minority- and women-owned businesses throughout a 15-parish region in Southeast Louisiana.
Community partners work with Tulane University’s Center for Public Service and host an AmeriCorps VISTA member in an effort to build that organization’s capacity to work with public service students from Tulane. The VISTA members also work on additional development projects with students as specified by the partner organizations and Tulane during their term of service.
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