The 18th Annual "Got Gumbo?" Cook-off took place Thursday, March 8th in the Grand Ballroom at the Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans. United Way of Southeast Louisiana invited the city’s most talented chefs...

Posted: Monday, March 12, 2018 Related:

At United Way of Southeast Louisiana, we know some things about our culture. We’re passionate about making our world better. We’re kid friendly - and dog friendly! We work hard and we love to have a good time. People want to work here and those of us who get to are so proud of the work that we’re doing.

We know we’re doing a lot right and we’ve tried some different things to keep growing in the years that I’ve been here. Some have stuck (...

Posted: Thursday, February 01, 2018 Related:

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, hundreds came out to support the kickoff of a year-long volunteer challenge to celebrate New Orleans' 300th year. The 2018 NOLA Foundation and its Community Engagement Committee - in partnership with United Way of Southeast Louisiana, HandsOn New Orleans, and NetWork Volunteers has embarked on an aggressive project to generate 300,000...

Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Related:

Last Thursday night was a celebration to mark the 15 years that United Way of Southeast Louisiana has had an official women’s philanthropic group dedicated to improving the lives of women and children in our communities. We acknowledged the 50 founding members of the Women’s Leadership Initiative in 2002, which grew into Women’s Leadership Council, and is now Women United!

Posted: Monday, December 11, 2017 Related:

We’ve reached the three-quarter mark of United Way of Southeast Louisiana’s Thirty Days of Thanks, with the big day less than 12 hours away. I hope you’re spending Thanksgiving with those you love. This week, I’m lucky to spend time with my family in South Carolina. Our plans to partake in food, football, and fellowship are not unlike most, but this year comes with an extra celebration for me.   ...

Posted: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 Related:

We’re proud to announce the opening of the J. Wayne Leonard Prosperity Center, our one-stop financial stability center offering an array of programming to the citizens of New Orleans including financial education and coaching, credit repair and counseling, benefits screening, and income tax assistance.

Posted: Monday, November 20, 2017 Related: