Two years ago, the March 2016 flooding event in Louisiana saw historic rainfall on an area with countless bayous, rivers, and streams. Thousands of homes were affected by the flooding leaving families with massive emotional and financial losses. Combined with the floods that followed shortly afterward in August, this one-two punch had a large part of our community reeling. Many of the families affected are part of the growing number of individuals and households known as A.L.I.C.E.
Simulation experience reveals real-life poverty situations individuals face every day
NEW ORLEANS - United Way of Southeast Louisiana, Entergy Corporation and the Jefferson Community Foundation hosted Tuesday a poverty simulation to help participants understand the struggles confronted by low-income families and individuals in Southeast Louisiana.
Partnership engages industry leaders to build crisis funding for hospitality professionals
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Join us for the Women United General Membership Meeting
Thursday, March 8th
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
United Way Office | 2515 Canal Street
Parking avaiabile in United Way's parking lot.
Lunch will be provided. $10 donation is suggested.
Thank you for your years of partnership and support of United Way’s fight to end poverty in Southeast Louisiana. Because of your generosity, we have been able to change the lives of our neighbors, friends and family members across our seven-parish region, as well as providing disaster relief.