March 16, 2018- Spring has sprung around the Big Easy! Check out some of the latest photos taken by our volunteers!
Jan. 19, 2017- We've had a tremendous Winter Break thus far and hope you have, too!
March 1, 2015- Spring break is in full swing! In addition to our own construction projects, volunteers are partnering with nonprofits all over the city including the St. Bernard Wetlands Foundation, The St. Bernard Project, New Orleans Mission and more!
March 5, 2015- Levees aren't the only means of protecting areas from hurricanes. Wetlands - especially tree-filled swamps - are natural barriers that can be highly effective at blocking storm surge (when healthy), and it was within such an environment that New Orleans was first built.
November 10, 2014- New Orleans was devastated by floodwaters from Hurricane Katrina in 2005 due to multiple levee failures; moving forward, improvements are being made along multiple lines of defense in order to effectively manage the risk from large storms.