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August 28th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

Hurricane Isaac has arrived. We anticipate interruptions in power and internet service, potentially limiting the frequency and types of updates we’re able to post. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter feeds for the latest!


Preparing for Isaac in New Orleans

August 26th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

Update-8-27-2012- As soon-to-be Hurricane Isaac heads for the Gulf Coast, Camp Restore is buttoned down and our staff is prepared.


Help Us Raise Funds Through Thrivent

August 17th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

Over the years, Thrivent has provided us with a tremendous amount of support for our efforts to restore faith, home and community in New Orleans. If you are a Thrivent member, there are two ways you can help us make a difference through Thrivent: Thrivent Choice and Thrivent Care Abounds in Communities.


The Fire at Hubig’s Pies

July 27th, 2012 by in Blogs, News from NOLA, The Latest

Hubig’s was founded in 1922, survived the Great Depression and survived Katrina. One of the great shots early on was a group of nuns, the Sisters of the Holy Family, distributing Hubig’s Pies after the storm to people working on their homes and to volunteers who then were mucking out houses.


ELCA National Youth Gathering

July 19th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, Photo Galleries, The Latest

The 2012 ELCA National Youth Gathering has wrapped up after a great week in New Orleans! We took a ton of photos – check them out!


Restoring Our Wetlands – Part One

July 8th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

“Yet it is safe to say that the development of the delta country during the twentieth century… …at whatever cost… …will be so remarkable that the people of the whole United States can well afford, when the time comes, to build a protective levee against the Gulf waters.” National Geographic, 1897


We’ve Got a New Website!

June 22nd, 2012 by in Blogs, News from NOLA, The Latest

Recently, we made the decision that we wanted to do a better job of relaying the latest goings-on at Camp to all of our “alumni” out there as well as potential new volunteers. In addition to increased content on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, this new website is part of our efforts. We hope you like it!


Chalmette Arc Featured in Times-Picayune

June 21st, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest

One of our community partners, the ARC Chalmette Community Center, recently was featured in the Times-Picayune! Click here to read the article!


Rebuilding in New Orleans – 2012

April 28th, 2012 by in News from NOLA, The Latest, Videos

In the seventh year of recovery since Hurricane Katrina, work continues to restore storm-damaged family homes in New Orleans’ neighborhoods, particularly New Orleans East and the Lower Ninth Ward.


Trinity Fest – Lower Ninth Ward

October 22nd, 2010 by in News from NOLA, The Latest, Videos

On October 19, 2010, Camp Restore volunteers partnered with local community leaders and organizations to present “Trinity Fest” at Trinity Lutheran Church in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward.