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Dating Violence

February 21, 2017

Councilmember Nadine Ramsey to Introduce a Resolution Recognizing Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and National Respect Week

NEW ORLEANS – Councilmember Nadine Ramsey will introduce a resolution at the regularly scheduled Council Meeting on Thursday, February 23, to highlight Teen Dating Violence Awareness month.

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HouseSpeaker bf 0373.jpg Sen. Troy Carter takes helm of Algiers Development District board, vows transparency _lowres

February 20, 2017

Louisiana Sen. Troy Carter, Rep. Walt Leger offer help to victims of New Orleans East tornado

NEW ORLEANS – State Sen. Troy Carter and State Rep. Walt Leger III are offering help to New Orleans East residents affected by the devastating tornado that hit that area Feb. 7, they said Monday.

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February 19, 2017

Good Times, Good Works, Good Apples

During the course of the evening, “seven outstanding community members who have shown tremendous generosity and commitment to social justice and pro bono excellence” were honored.

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January 31, 2017

Louisiana Appleseed plants a Good Apple Gala

The mission of Louisiana Appleseed is clear: it is a public interest law center that advances social justice with projects that increase access to education, opportunity and justice. Among the needs that Louisiana Appleseed addresses: preserve home ownership, make sure school-age children are fed, incentivize lawyers to do more pro bono work, prevent teen dating violence, and help strengthen city schools.

To honor those who have dedicated and volunteered their services, the organization had its Good Apple Gala, Jan. 19 at the Civic Theatre.

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