Community

Alliance for Affordable Energy
The Alliance is a non-profit, public interest, membership organization that advocates for fair, affordable, environmentally responsible, community-based energy.
http://www.all4energy.org/

Arc of Greater New Orleans
http://arcgno.org/

Bayou Rebirth
Bayou Rebirth seeks to bring together, educate, and empower residents of and visitors to South Louisiana through hands-on wetlands restoration and stewardship projects, including wetlands restoration projects, neighborhood nurseries, and rain gardens.
www.bayourebirth.org

Global Green
Global Green USA has been a national leader in advocating for smart solutions to global warming including green building for affordable housing, schools, cities and communities that save money, improve health and create green jobs.  Monthly sustainability panels.
www.globalgreen.org/neworleans/

Green Project
The Green project offers for sale recycled paint and building materials at it’s warehouse in the Marigny.  The greenest building is built from reused materials.  Find lumber, hardware, lighting, roofing materials, iron works, plumbing fixtures, tools and more.  Green topic workshops every Saturday.
http://www.thegreenproject.org

LifeCity, LLC
LifeCity is a membership-based organization that supports the development of green or “impact” businesses in the  New Orleans region, while educating consumers about green products and services. consumers receive discounts to green products and services through our membership card, and certified LifeCity businesses receive greater visibility and support of LifeCity members.  LifeCity certifies contestants in the  Sustainable Business Green Games that is co-hosted by NOLA Healthy Living, LLC, publisher of Natural Awakenings S.E. Louisiana Magazine.
www.mylifecity.com

New Orleans Chamber of Commerce
The New Orleans Chamber has formed a Green Committee to help interested businesses connect with each other and to offer educational opportunities in sustainable business practices.  Find out more on the Chamber’s website.
http://neworleanschamber.org

New Orleans Food and Farm Network
NOFFN support the sustainable growing of food in backyards, community gardens, and on nearby farms, which is an important way for communities to directly increase fresh food access.
http://www.noffn.org

New Orleans Food Coop
A community owned grocery store in the Bywater, offering healthy, organic and local fresh at competitive prices.  Open to the public.  Membership offers investment opportunity.
www.nolafood.coop

Parkway Partners
Parkway Partners is a non-profit organization whose mission is to empower residents to improve their communities through the preservation, maintenance and beautification of neutral grounds, urban gardens, green spaces, playgrounds, parks and the urban forest in New Orleans.
http://parkwaypartnersnola.org