Name: Angela Davis
Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:24/7, except 10am-2m on Sundays
Beginning date for service:01/02/2010
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.
Agency has a need for additional volunteers.
We would like to begin an after school program for students beginning in January 2010. Other needs include: resource assistance, programming, and fundraising.
Hagar's House offers a unique opportunity to connect students with the community, and provide experiential learning within an often misunderstood setting. Hagar's House is a beautiful home that takes on a non-traditional styles and attitudes towards housing and homelessness. Students will be impressed and engaged as they become a part of life at our home.
The mission of Hagar's House is to be a sanctuary for women and children in a state of crisis in New Orleans by providing an open and empowering residential community, resource coordination, and a safe space to transition into permanent housing.
We value the intrinsic rights, dignity, and worth of every individual. We believe that Housing is a Human Right. We are a home that is open and safe for people who identify as transgender. All people, regardless of race, class, culture, religion, national origin, age, ability, family structure, sex, sexual preference, gender identity, gender expression, mental health, and HIV status.
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 - Some photos courtesy of the Peace Corps - firstname.lastname@example.org