New Orleans Partner Organizations for 2016-2017
We are still accepting applications for Network Voluntours and for Youth Rebuilding NOLA.
Bard's Early College in New Orleans Program is a unique approach to Early College education, extending the academic resources of the college directly into a public high school.
Through partnerships with public high schools across New Orleans, the Early College Program offers tuition-free, Bard accredited coursework to ambitious high school juniors and seniors who face obstacles to higher education.
Program Evaluation and Data Management Coordinator - Position Filled
Student Services Coordinator - Position Filled
The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana is a non-profit organization whose mission is to drive bold, science-based action to rebuild Coastal Louisiana through outreach, restoration and advocacy.
Outreach and Engagement Coordinator
Habitat Restoration Program Assistant
Oyster Shell Recycling Program Assistant
_The New Orleans Food Literacy Initiative has launched and is in the pilot year. The Cookbook Project is training and supporting 40 amazing individuals, working in their communities with organizations around the city. AmeriCorps, A’s and Aces, Hollygrove Market, Youth Run Nola, KIPP Charter Schools, The Boys and Girls Club, Oldways, Wilson Charter School, Pentecost Baptist Church, Akili Academy, and Renew School are all participating, and have programs launching in 2015 to build food literacy and cooking skills!
Program Development Coordinator - Position Filled
The mission of Eden House is to end human and sex trafficking one woman at a time. We empower women to transform their lives through the healing power of life in community. Eden House does this by providing a safe home, coordinating recovery services, and through advocacy, outreach, education, and love.
Program Outreach and Development Coordinator
ESYNOLA works to empower generations of New Orleans children to build and maintain healthy relationships with food, the natural world, themselves and their community.
Garden Coordinator - Arthur Ashe
Garden Coordinator - Samuel Green
Teaching Kitchen Coordinator - Samuel Green
Teaching Kitchen Coordinator - Arthur Ashe
We believe New Orleans can be the first city in America where every child goes to a great school.
Extra-Curricular and Summer Programs Outreach Coordinator
We believe that food and the knowledge to grow food should be available to everyone. Green Light’s free Backyard Vegetable Garden program educates residents on how to start growing their own food, and provides the materials to start a vegetable garden.
Garden Project AmeriCorps Member - Positions Filled
We defend the right of every Louisiana child to fairness, dignity, and opportunity. Our holistic defense helps young people achieve their legal and life goals. We advocate and litigate for a transformed juvenile justice system that is fair, compassionate, and promotes positive youth development. And our leadership and partnerships strengthen communities and expand opportunities for all children.
NetWork Voluntours partners with trusted local nonprofits, providing your group with the best volunteer experience to meet your needs. We customize our services to provide educational, team-building, and logistical support, including transportation to cultural activities and everything in-between. Our team makes it easy to leave a lasting and unique impact on the city and your group.
The Root Studio Garden, is an outdoor learning center for both NOCCA’s students and the community. The Root Studio Garden will provide an outdoor classroom, a produce source for NOCCA’s Culinary Arts department and a source of fresh food, flowers and value added products for the neighborhood.
Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator
Ochsner Health System Mission: We Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate.
The program goal is to develop and pilot a new model to be implemented in the community and joins nutrition and physical activity in a single integrated intervention.
Community Implementation Coordinator
The mission of the Orleans Public Defenders Office is to provide each eligible client with client-centered legal representation of the highest quality – zealous, conscientious, caring, professional, ethical and skilled – whether in criminal, juvenile or municipal/traffic court.
Program Outreach and Community Awareness Coordinator (2 positions)
Program Development Coordinator
The Pro Bono Project’s continuing mission is to provide free, quality civil legal services to the underserved members of our community. Our work today is as important as at any time in our twenty-seven year history.
By engaging volunteer attorneys, paralegals, law students, and private citizens to render pro bono services, The Pro Bono Project serves clients in Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Tammany, and Washington parishes who otherwise might not have access to the civil legal help they need.
Program Development & Outreach Coordinator
Project Ishmael is a small immigration legal clinic for children located in First Grace United Methodist Church (www.FirstGraceUMC.org) in Mid City New Orleans. Our 3 main goals are:
1) to meet some of the immigration legal needs of children in New Orleans through direct representation and education,
2) to coordinate volunteer attorneys to help meet the diverse legal needs of women and children who currently live at Hagar's House, and
3) to challenge systemic injustices that allow children and their families to be separated, harassed, deported or incarcerated based on skin color or immigration status.
Clinic Coordinator - Position Filled
Propeller: A Force for Social Innovation is a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to supporting social innovation in New Orleans. We drive social, environmental, and economic impact in New Orleans by incubating ventures that have the potential to solve our city’s most pressing issues. Our vision is to build a critical mass of entrepreneurs tackling key challenges in our issue areas of food security, water management, healthcare, and educational equity in order to make significant change for underserved individuals.
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services helps people tackle civil legal issues for a stronger, safer, better life. SLLS is the region's first line of civil legal aid for the poor.
Volunteer & Social Media Coordinator - Position Filled
The mission of these refuges and the National Wildlife Refuge System is to administer a national network of lands and waters for the conservation, management and where appropriate, restoration of the fish, wildlife and plant resources and their habitats within the United States for the benefit of present and future generations of Americans. These refuges are representative of the rich and varied habitat and wildlife resources of the coastal region of the state. They are part of a network of over 540 refuges throughout the country that are administered by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS).
Urban Wildlife Conservation Partnership Program Coordinator - Position Filled
YRNO engages local youth in the betterment of the New Orleans community. Volunteers help reduce blight by rebuilding distressed and foreclosed homes. The finished homes are sold to teachers to stabilize neighborhoods and positively impact the education system.
Program Development Coordinators (3 positions)