Nonprofits Call for Fairness, Equity in GO Zone
- Spinning the Web. McNulty, Ian // New Orleans Magazine;Mar2006, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p17
Provides information the Urban Conservancy, a nonprofit community advocacy group, founded in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2001, as a research, education and advocacy group devoted to stewardship of the city's urban fabric. Functions served by the Urban Conservancy in the aftermath of Hurricane...
- NOVAC's Katrina series offers online look. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);7/10/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p11
The article reports that nonprofit organization New Orleans Video Access Center is producing a series of short documentaries and a one-hour program to be aired on YouTube.com, where it has grown to be the most viewed documentary series about Hurricane Katrina. The documentaries will present the...
- A Holiday Season Request. Ingley, Stephen J. // American Jails;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p7
This article presents information on the assistance offered to the victims of hurricane Katrina occurred in the year 2005 in Gulf Coast, United States by the Americans during their holiday season. During this season everyone was expected to come forward with a helping hand. They are supposed to...
- Numerous CUs Remain Closed. Freeman, Lisa // Credit Union Journal;10/3/2005, Vol. 9 Issue 39, p1
Reports on the closure of several credit unions due to hurricane Katrina in the U.S. Gulf Coast. Reestablishment of service to displace credit unions; Total amount of money raised by the credit union movement to help the victims of the hurricane; Difficulty in the distribution of monetary aid.
- The People and Katrina. Mason, Granger // Broadcasting & Cable;8/28/2006, Vol. 136 Issue 34, p38
The article focuses on the people that the author remembered from the 2005 Hurricane Katrina. The author's memory of the hurricane is focused on the people because of the strength, character and valor they showed during the disaster. The people at TV station WDSU, like Norman Robinson and Tom...
- CEO Mom. Evans, Carole // Working Mother;Nov2005, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p14
Examines how working mothers can help the victims of Hurricane Katrina in the U.S. Financial generosity; Donation to the Hurricane Katrina Children's Fund, which is sponsored by the journal "Working Mother"; Need to explore how children are handling the news of the disaster.
- Hey, it's OKâ€¦. // Glamour;Nov2005, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p150
Focuses on the heroism shown by 24-year-old women Quinita Briggs during the Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. Number of children by Briggs; Use of a raft from a tire and a log; Water, food and pain relievers shared by Briggs to other victims of the flood.
- Heroes of the storm: She helped her neighbors. Ford, Lauren Smith // Glamour;Nov2005, Vol. 103 Issue 11, p153
Reports on the heroism shown by Kim Willett of the Louisiana National Guard, one of the first soldiers during the Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. Assistance given by Willet to move dozens of residents; Plan of Willett to assist in the rebuilding. Preference of Willett to stay to...
- Group lobbies for "8-29 Commission" I. M. // New Orleans Magazine;Mar2007, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p30
The article reports that the local nonprofit Levees.org is lobbying the U.S. Congress for the formation of a commission, to be named 8-29 Commission, to investigate the Hurricane Katrina levee disaster in New Orleans, Louisiana. The group, led by Sandy Rosenthal, has won support from Senator...