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Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
Center for Public Service
Alcee Fortier Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-862-8060
Fax: 504-862-8061


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The Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal

Contact Info

Agency

2903 Jefferson Ave
2nd FL
New Orleans, Louisiana 70115

Directions To Agency: Located on corner of Claiborne and Jefferson. Entrance on Soniat St.
Primary Phone: 504-866-4170
www.celsjr.org

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Deanna Vandiver
Email: director@celsjr.org.
Phone:504-866-4170

Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:9am-5pm
Beginning date for service:02/04/2010

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency carries worker's compensation insurance.
Agency has a need for additional volunteers.

Mission statements

The Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal exists to contribute to the holistic rebirth of Greater New Orleans and the Gulf Coast Region through programs and services that promote social, racial and economic justice. The Center strives to empower, inform and help build a sustainable, equitable, and inclusive community.

Division Mission Statements

  • Nonprofit The Center for Ethical Living and Social Justice Renewal exists to contribute to the holistic rebirth of Greater New Orleans and the Gulf Coast Region through programs and services that promote social, racial and economic justice. The Center strives to empower, inform and help build a sustainable, equitable, and inclusive community.

Populations Served by Agency

  • All populations
  • General Public
  • Local Residents
  • Louisiana residents

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Affordable Housing
  • Community Building
  • Community Organizing
  • Data Analysis
  • Disaster relief/Recovery
  • Discrimination
  • Environment and Disaster Recovery
  • Food Security
  • Louisiana history
  • Matching volunteers' interests and skills with schools' and non-profits' needs
  • Networking with educational agencies and non-profits
  • Recruitment
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Urban/Community Development and Urban Planning

Public Service Needs

  • Volunteers are asked to engage in all aspects of building new, single family homes in the New Orleans area. As a volunteer, you will be involved int he construction of homes from framing to the final inspection
  • Develop book club for mentally challenged
  • Provide direct service to clients
  • Raise funds
  • The intern will aid the 7th Ward Neighborhood Center in creating a membership database that will enable the Center to communicate with community groups and individuals, and to build a sustainable grassroots fundraising structure.
  • Provide administrative assistance
  • Coordinate programs
  • Coordinate Vols.

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Clearinghouse
  • Education
  • New Orleans Rebirth Volunteer Program which includes housing, New Orleans Now: Race Culture and Rebuilding, orientation to New Orleans, and self-guided tour
  • Race & Class analysis and contextualization of volunteering in New Orleans
  • Volunteer Planning
  • Volunteer Recruitment

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 - Some photos courtesy of the Peace Corps - pcprep@tulane.edu