Office Hours:
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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Beacon of Hope Resource Center

Contact Info


145 Robert E. Lee Blvd
Suite 200
New Orleans, Louisiana 70145

Primary Phone: 504-309-5120

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Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:Monday-Friday 8:30-5:00
Beginning date for service:04/12/2011

Agency Details

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

Mission statements

Beacon of Hope provides a model for recovery in neighborhoods devastated by Hurricane Katrina as well as other areas affected by disaster. Encouraging civic action, fostering repopulation, providing information and resources is the foundation on which we build and grow. Beacon of Hope empowers residents to facilitate their own recovery while providing a hub of resident driven activities and a safe environment to create the synergy essential for restoring viable neighborhoods and improve the overall quality of life for residents.

Populations Served by Agency

  • Local Residents
  • Neighborhood Leaders
  • Residents affected by Hurricane Katrina

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Civic Engagement
  • Community Building
  • Community Organizing
  • Data Analysis
  • Disaster relief/Recovery
  • Economic Development
  • Public Policy
  • Public Safety
  • Social Justice
  • Urban/Community Development and Urban Planning

Public Service Needs

  • Layout and design assistance for media
  • Develop a new website or contribute content to an existing webpage

Resource Needs for this agency

  • Advocacy
  • Capacity-building for neighborhoods
  • Citizen Planners; leadership training
  • Cross cultural networking, education and communication
  • Grassroots Advocacy
  • Green Space
  • Housing Rehabilitation
  • Industry/ Neighborhood Initiatives
  • Neighborhood Association Consultation
  • Property Condition Mapping
  • Public Safety Education

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