Hurricane Katrina
Rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina:

Project Descriptions

Get Involved:
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

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

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

Benjamin Bell
650 Poydras Street, Ste. 1422
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- 299-3422
Fax- 299-3432

Desire Community Housing Corporation
Wilbert Thomas, Executive Director
3251 St. Ferdinand ST.
New Orleans, LA 70126
Phone- 944-2727
Fax- 642-0484

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

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

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

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

Louisiana Economic Development
Roy Mack
2802 Eton Street 70131
Phone- 391-2746
Fax- 394-5286

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

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

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

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

United Way New Orleans Transitional Housing

Volunteers of America
Jane Apffel, Director of Housing and Development
4152 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70119
Phone- 483-3553
Fax- 483-3559

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
Algiers Crescent Community Development Corporation
Beryl Ragas
1128 Hendee Street
New Orleans, LA 70114

Belle Reve Bridge House
Vikki Weeks
1160 Camp St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone- 945-9455
Fax- 942-2660

Bywater Community Development Corporation
Jim Kitto
3111 St. Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117
Phone- 944-4546

Community Based Mitigation Committee

Division of Housing and Neighborhood Development
New Orleans, LA

Felicity Street Redevelopment
Karley Frankic
1136 Baronne Street
New Orleans, LA 70113
Phone- 581-3701
Fax- 581-3704

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

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

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

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

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

New Orleans Affordable Homeownership Inc.
Stacey Jackson (executive director)
New Orleans, LA

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

Rebuild Green
Phone- (415)-310-9783

Southern Mutual Help Association, Inc.
3602 Old Jeanerette Road
New Iberia, LA 70563
Phone- 337-367-3277
Fax- 337-367-3279

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

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