Crescent City Sanctuary Relaunch August 23

The Crescent City Sanctuary is a new and exciting network working to support homeless LGBT youth. An interfaith coalition, the CCS is partnering with various individuals and organizations to provide resources, housing, and healing opportunities. Find out how you can...

Exclusive Look at the Southern Jewish Experience Museum July 28

Join us at Shabbat Friday, July 28 for an exclusive look at the Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience to be built in New Orleans. Vice Chair Rusty Palmer will give a brief presentation and listen to feedback from the public. Thirty years ago, a group of visionary...

Serve the Homeless July 30

Help provide a holiday meal, clothes, and toiletries to members of New Orleans’ homeless population at Bridge House/Grace House’s annual Christmas in July event on Sunday, July 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held at the Bridge House location,...

Genetic Screening Event June 11

JScreen, a nonprofit at-home education and carrier screening program for Jewish genetic diseases, is hosting a screening event in New Orleans on Sunday, June 11 at the JCC. The testing panel features more than 200 diseases, including those commonly found in Ashkenazi,...

ROAR! Jewish Leadership Training for Resistance June 11

The Jewish Organizing Institute & Network (JOIN) for Justice will host its first-ever ROAR! (Resistance, Organizing, Action, and Resilience) workshop in New Orleans on Sunday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This workshop is being held throughout the country to...

Build a Playground with KaBOOM! June 2

Join KaBOOM! as they build a playground at Paul L. Dunbar Elementary on Friday, June 2 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Breakfast, lunch, and safety equipment will be provided. The build will happen rain or shine, and volunteers should wear closed toe shoes. Can’t...