Once the contractor and sub-contractors are set in place, project liaison Matty A. Williams said, construction could take between six to 18 months to complete on the site located on the historic LaSalle Street corridor near A.L. Davis Park — a landmark for Mardi Gras Indian events.
Mardi Gras Indian Council & Foundation for Louisiana Receive $500,000 ArtPlace America grant for Mardi Gras Indian Cultural Campus
Foundation for Louisiana is working with the Mardi Gras Indian Council to create a new Mardi Gras Indian Cultural Campus along New Orleans' historic LaSalle Street Corridor
The Foundation for Louisiana has awarded $246,225 in grants to six projects aimed at improving the quality of life in the Claiborne Avenue corridor.
Grants double last year's foundation investments in New Orleans' resident-driven policy change; will address affordable housing, cultural preservation/cultural economy, economic opportunity, environmental sustainability, neighborhood safety and transportation.
2013 policy grants support advocacy work in transportation, criminal justice, and housing and blight.
Inaugural round of funding supports small businesses, affordable housing and strategies to fight poverty, blight statewide.
The Workplace Justice Project in the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice in Loyola University New Orleans' College of Law is the recipient of a $50,000 grant that will be used to address employer wage theft in Louisiana.
LSU's Office of Community Design and Development Receives $25,000 Foundation for Louisiana Grant to Study Small Town and Rural Community Development
The Foundation for Louisiana recently awarded $25,000 to the LSU School of Architecture's Office of Community Design and Development, or OCDD, to conduct a 10-month public service project and pilot study, "Advancing Louisiana Small Town and Rural Community Development."
Northwest Louisiana Collaborative Awarded Grant to Strengthen Innovation to Help Local Workers, Jobseekers Build Careers
Awards Represent Distribution from Federal Government’s Social Innovation Fund.