Nearly Half of Southeast Louisiana Households Struggle to Afford the Basics

Pay the rent or the electric bill? Buy healthy dinner or fill a prescription? The data just released by the United Way ALICE Project reveals that for a staggering 40 percent of households across the country, impossible decisions such as these are a way of life. And when so many families are forced to make difficult choices, everyone is impacted.

Women United “Bring a Friend” Membership Mixer 7.17.18

Tuesday, July  17, 2018  |  5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
“Bring a Friend” Membership Mixer  
Claire Elizabeth Gallery | 131 Decatur Street

Application - Spring 2019

Applications for the spring 2019 semester will be accepted until November 21, 2018. Independent representatives of Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and United Way of Southeast Louisiana will review applications. The process will guarantee full diversity and participation from throughout the seven-parish region. Up to 24 participants will be selected per semester.

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Make Change NOLA

United Way of Southeast Louisiana in collaboration with the Downtown Development District, UNITY of Greater New Orleans, Council Member-At-Large Stacy Head, and Mayor LaToya Cantrell launched a new initiative called Make Change NOLA: A Better Way to Give. The program combines a public awareness campaign with mobile giving to harness the generosity of New Orleanians and tourists to support organizations working to combat homelessness and poverty.

Women United Book Club 6.14.18

Join us for Women United's Book Club.  This month we'll be reading, Women Who Launch: The Women Who Shattered Glass Ceilings by Marlene Wagman-Geller.  

Thursday, June 14, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Zea Rotisserie & Bar
5080 Pontchartrain Blvd. 
New Orleans, LA 70118
Parking available