Greater New Orleans Housing Alliance (GNOHA) is coordinating a large-scale effort to develop a ten-year strategy for housing New Orleans' current and future residents
Broadmoor Improvement Association, Miller Urban Consulting and "New Zion" City Preservation Association, Inc. (NZCPA) teamed up to develop strategies for fighting blight in small communities.
Through productive partnerships among local industries, small businesses, residents, nonprofits (such as FFL) philanthropy, and city agencies, the initiative coordinates activities in six priority areas: economic opportunity, affordable housing, cultural preservation, transportation access, environmental sustainability, and safe and healthy neighborhoods.
FFL program fellow Matty Williams served as the project manager for a joint proposal that resulted in a half-million dollar investment by ArtPlace to create a Mardi Gras Indian campus in uptown New Orleans. Click to read his explanation of the project's vision and impact.
Helping people rise out of homelessness is one of the toughest challenges in the affordable housing arena. Every story of homelessness is heartbreaking; those of homeless veterans are especially tough.
Bringing regionally sourced food, office space and work opportunities to New Orleans' Central City community.