Hurricane Katrina
Rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina:

Overview:
Project Descriptions

Get Involved:
Volunteer
Make a Donation

Housing Resources:
Temporary Housing
Long-term Housing
Bank Contacts
Insurance Contacts
Fair Housing Guidelines
Affordable Housing Groups
Design and Planning Resources


Volunteer Opportunities:

Volunteer on the Gulf Coast
Architecture for Humanity is partnering with Hands On Gulf Coast to host volunteers in Biloxi, Mississippi and New Orleans.You'll get to work one-on-one with residents in helping them design, repair and reconstruct their homes. Accomodation and two meals a day are provided. Participants can come down for as little as a couple of days or as long as several months.

Interested? To sign up, email: We'll send you a registration form and more information.

For more volunter opportunities click here.

Affordable Housing Rescources

ACORN Housing Corporation
Wade Rathke
1024 Elysian Fields Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone- 943-7663
Fax- 943-3842
Email chieforg@acorn.org
www.acorn.org

Associated Neighborhood Development
Rosalind Washington
3801 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone- 486-8909
www.nondc.org

Beyond Shelter Transitional Housing
1000 Howard Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone- 310-6887
Fax- 523-2789
www.beyondshelter.org

COFFEE
Benjamin Bell
650 Poydras Street, Ste. 1422
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- 299-3422
Fax- 299-3432
Email- benjaminbell@coffee-neworleans.org
www.coffee-neworleans.org

Desire Community Housing Corporation
Wilbert Thomas, Executive Director
3251 St. Ferdinand ST.
New Orleans, LA 70126
Phone- 944-2727
Fax- 642-0484
Email- wthomasceo@hotmail.com
www.gnocdc.org/orleans/7/15/snapshot.html

Fair Housing Action Center
938 Lafayette St.
New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone- 596-2100
www.nationalfairhousing.org

Habitat for Humanity
7100 St. Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone- 861-2077
www.habitat.org

House of Ruth
1111 Newton St.
New Orleans, LA
Phone- 366-3921
www.houseofruthneworleans.org

Lindy's Place
2407 Baronne St.
New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone- 269-0184
www.lindysplace.org

Louisiana Economic Development
Roy Mack
2802 Eton Street 70131
Phone- 391-2746
Fax- 394-5286
Email- consul@bellsouth.net
www.lded.state.la.us

Mississippi Hurricane Recovery Fund Call Center
Phone- (866)-230-8903

Neighborhood Housing Services of New Orleans
Lauren Anderson (executive director)
4700 Freret St.
New Orleans, LA 70115
Phone- 899-5900
www.nhsnola.org

New Orleans East Economic Development Foundation
10001 Lake Forest Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70127
Phone- 240-2250
www.noeedf.org

Preservation Resource Center
923 Tchoupitoulas St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- 636-3040
www.preserveneworleans.org

Rebuilding Together
2801 Marais St.
New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone- 947-0038

United Way New Orleans Transitional Housing
www.unitedwaynola.org

Volunteers of America
Jane Apffel, Director of Housing and Development
4152 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone- 483-3553
Fax- 483-3559
Email- japffel@voagno.org
www.volunteersofamerica.org

Xavier Triangle Neighborhood Development Corporation
Shelia Robinson, Executive Director
909 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway, Ste 570
New Orleans, LA 70125
Phone- 485-5465
Fax- 485-7913
Email- srobinso@xula.edu
www.oup.org
Algiers Crescent Community Development Corporation
Beryl Ragas
1128 Hendee Street
New Orleans, LA 70114
www.neighborhoodlink.com

Belle Reve Bridge House
Vikki Weeks
1160 Camp St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- 945-9455
Fax- 942-2660
Email- bellerev@bellsouth.net
www.bellereve.org

Bywater Community Development Corporation
Jim Kitto
3111 St. Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone- 944-4546
Email- kittonola@aol.com
www.communitymitigation.org

Community Based Mitigation Committee
www.communitymitigation.org

Division of Housing and Neighborhood Development
New Orleans, LA
www.housingneworleans.com

Felicity Street Redevelopment
Karley Frankic
1136 Baronne Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone- 581-3701
Fax- 581-3704
Email- felicitystreet@earthlink.net

Hope House
Donald Everard
916 St Andrew St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- (504) 524-7353
www.hhm.org

Katrina's Angels
5703 Red Bug Lake Rd. #138
Winter Springs, FL 32708|
Phone- (321) 231-5857
Fax- (321) 206-8225
E-mail- info@katrinasangels.com
www.katrinasangels.com

Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation, Inc.
c/o Division of Administration
P.O. Box 94095
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9095
www.louisianahelp.org

Mississippi Hurricane Recovery Fund
P.O. Box 22656
Jackson, Mississippi 39225-2656
Phone- (866)-230-8903
www.mississippirecovery.com

Neighborhood Development Foundation
3801 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone- 488-0155
www.ndf-neworleans.com

New Orleans Affordable Homeownership Inc.
Stacey Jackson (executive director)
New Orleans, LA
Email- sjackson@noahinc.org
www.noahinc.com

New Orleans Neighborhood Development Collaborative
1055 St Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA
Phone- 524-3919
www.nondc.org

Rebuild Green
Phone- (415)-310-9783
www.rebuildgreen.org

Southern Mutual Help Association, Inc.
3602 Old Jeanerette Road
New Iberia, LA 70563
Phone- 337-367-3277
Fax- 337-367-3279
Email- smha@southernmutualhelp.org
www.southernmutualhelp.org

Unity for the Homeless
2475 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone- 821-4496
www.unityforthehomeless.org


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