Bastion to host NOLA 1st Service Platoon launch party
On Saturday, July 29, Bastion Community will host a shrimp boil to celebrate the launch of the New Orleans 1st Service Platoon, a group “focused on supporting the revitalization and empowerment of the Lower Ninth Ward community”.
The event will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. at Bastion, located at 1917 Mirabeau Ave. The event is BYOB, and organizers ask that guests bring anyone interested in joining or learning more about the platoon.
The event will kickoff with the introduction of the 1st Platoon Leader, Rick Hall, as he talks about upcoming events, including their Operation in the Lower 9th Ward. NOLA 1st Service Platoon will joining forces with non-profit partners in that community through service projects to restore and empower the Lower 9th neighborhood.
To attend, guests must register online here.