Check out these articles featuring Louisiana Appleseed:

April 16, 2018

The Advocate: Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business

Louisiana Appleseed, a nonprofit that promotes pro bono time by professionals to solve problems and increase access to education, opportunity and justice, has named as board members…

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March 30, 2018

The New Orleans Times-Picayune: In Puerto Rico and Louisiana, storm victims struggle to prove they own their homes | Opinion

According to a recent report from NPR, some Puerto Ricans who’ve gone to FEMA for help rebuilding their homes after Hurricane Maria are being denied funds because they can’t prove that they own the damaged property….

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March 28, 2018

Can you prove you own your house?

A free program next month in Houma will help residents living in a family home who lack proper proof-of-ownership documents…

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March 11, 2018

Nell Nolan: Louisiana Appleseed, Girl Scouts, UroTigers

Held at the new NOPSI luxury hotel, the annual Louisiana Appleseed Good Apple Gala combined accolades and awareness….

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January 23, 2018

Louisiana Appleseed harvests a Good Apple Gala

Louisiana Appleseed was founded to affect change via policy or at a systemic (root) level, with the aim of increasing access to opportunity, education and justice…

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December 6, 2017

Annie E. Casey Foundation Grant Partnership Press Release

Annie E. Casey Foundation Grant Partnership Press Release December 6, 2017


December 1, 2017

Flood Proof Press Release

Flood Proof 5 Million Press Release December 1, 2017


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July 22, 2017

Local Festival Offers Entertainment, Assistance for Residents 

BATON ROUGE – But this typically-outdoor festival is not just about fun and games, but about providing services that people need.

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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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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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