Community Conversation on Steps to Strengthen & Unify the 9th Ward

June 1st, 2019

9 AM - 1 PM

Global Green Community Center - 5400 Douglas Street, New Orleans, LA 70117

What does racism have to do with the slow development of rebuilding the Historic Lower 9th Ward?
Presented by: Leena Tate Foundation for Change & the Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond


Green Infrastructure 101 Workshop & Upper 9th Ward Green Infrastructure Visioning Session

June 8th, 2019

10 am - 11:15 am and 11:15 - 2 pm

Akili School Cafeteria - 3811 Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117

Are you concerned with flooding and drainage infrastructure in your neighborhood? What about shifting foundations, potholes, and lack of green space?

Join Water Wise Upper 9th Ward for these upcoming events to learn how green infrastructure include rain gardens, bios wales, french drain, permeable pavement, cisterns, planter boxes, tree planting and more! The 101 Workshop and Visioning Session are mandatory trainings to become a Water Wise Upper 9th Ward Neighborhood Champion!

You must RSVP to join. Call or text 504-475-7749

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Targeting obesity to reduce the risk for type 2 diabetes and other co-morbidities in African American youth: a review of the literature and recommendations for prevention


Nutrition and Food Availability


Access to Healthy Food: A Key Focus for Research on Domestic Food Insecurity

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Policy Briefs


A Question of Access: Addressing Poor Nutrition, Food Availability, and Policy




Feel Good Guide

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