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Flozell Daniels Jr. appointed by Governor to task force focused on justice reinvestment efforts

Working in partnership with the Pew Charitable Trust, the dozen or so members of the committee will attempt to emphasize data and proven common-sense results over politics and other considerations to reform sentencing guidelines, decrease the prison population and turn the tide on recidivism.

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HousingNOLA appoints Andreanecia M. Morris as executive director

"Foundation for Louisiana is pleased to be a founding partner in the work of HousingNOLA and their mission to provide sustainable, affordable housing for the people of New Orleans since the organization's inception," said Flozell Daniels Jr., President and CEO of Foundation for Louisiana. "We are thrilled to see that Andreanecia Morris will be leading this effort to implement the strategic housing plan that hundreds of residents helped to develop toward the actualization of their mission."

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Jack & Jake's: Bringing Fresh Food and More to Central City

Myrtle Banks School building to be redeveloped as Jack and Jake's Fresh Market with investment by Foundation for Louisiana and others

Foundation for Louisiana has provided a $300,000 low-interest loan known as a Program Related Investment (PRI) to Jack & Jake's, to support the conversion of the historic Myrtle Banks School building into the new Jack & Jake's Public Market, and the market's init…

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