Category: Social Action

Mayor LaToya Cantrell speaks for Healthy Hospitality Initiative

City launches affordable health care initiative for hospitality workers

Mayor LaToya Cantrell and the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation (NOTMC), in partnership with 504HealthNet, have launched a program to provide New Orleans hospitality workers access to high-quality, affordable health care. The new Healthy Hospitality Initiative debuted on Tuesday, August...

Fund 17 to host Bayou Road Entrepreneur Potluck

Fund 17 of the Rose Collaborative will host a potluck and networking event at their new space near the Bayou Road commercial corridor at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 14. The potluck, hosted along with Bayou Road Business Association and Committee for a...

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“They’re not alone in this fight” — over 1,000 gather for suicide prevention walk at Lakefront (photos)

Over 1,000 people walked a mile along the New Orleans Lakefront Saturday morning (Sept. 8) for a cause that was more than worth it to them — reaching out to those struggling with thoughts of suicide. “It shows everyone here...