Back | New facility

Record Details:

HandsOn New Orleans

Organization: Disaster Recovery
Facility Type: Volunteer Camp
Status: Open

Address:
2309 Dryades Street
New Orleans, LA 70113

Region:Gulf
County/Parish:Orleans



Main/General Business Number: (504) 304-2275
Main/General Business E-mail Address: (hidden)
Website: http://www.handsonneworleans.org/

Management Contact: (hidden)
Other Contacts:(hidden)

Mission: Mission
Hands On New Orleans inspires and motivates people to meet
critical community needs, by encouraging active citizenship
through meaningful service.

Vision
We envision Greater New Orleans as a hub of civic-minded
individuals that take action through service to meet
critical community needs Hands On New Orleans rallies
volunteers to assist in rebuilding the neighborhoods
of New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Impact
Hands On New Orleans hosts citizens from around the world,
as well as provides service opportunities for citizens in
the local New Orleans community. Whether you are one person
or a corporate team, Hands On New Orleans provides worthwhile
and effective volunteer options. We gladly engage out-of-state
individuals and groups, local citizens, corporate groups,
and tourists, all in service to our community.

Our Impact
Since March of 2006 over 7,000 Hands On New Orleans
Volunteers have:

-Gutted nearly 300 houses
-Completed over 150 skilled jobs
-Revitalized over 30 community spaces
-Contributed over 24,000 hours in schools
-Served nearly 10,000 hours at local animal shelters
-Estimated costs savings to the community $6,071,037.28

Hands On New Orleans is an affiliate of Points of Light &
Hands On Network.


Areas Served: NOLA
Eligibility For Services: Impacted by Hurricane Katrina & Gustav

Fee For Service: No


This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Temporary

Notes:

FROM THE SITE 9/23/12 (LTel):

Hurricane Isaac Response and Recovery

How To Volunteer

As residents of New Orleans and its neighboring parishes pull
together to recover from the effects of Hurricane Isaac,
HandsOn New Orleans is launching an online Volunteer Opportunity
Calendar and will host a statewide, virtual Volunteer Reception
Center. HandsOn New Orleans is certified by the Louisiana Serve
Commission to act as the official Volunteer Response Center
for southeast Louisiana during emergencies. Since the storm,
HandsOn New Orleans has reached out to several nonprofit
partners and other groups seeking support to compile post-Isaac
recovery project opportunities in one place.

REGISTER your interest to volunteer:
http://www.handsonneworleans.org/HOC__Volunteer_Registration_Page

FIND a volunteer opportunity:
http://www.handsonneworleans.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Search_Page?p=vct

We are working with volunteerlouisiana.gov to facilitate
volunteer response.

For questions, email volunteer@ handsonneworleans.org

Prior to coming to Louisiana to help the impacted region,
PLEASE identify a volunteer opportunity AND secure housing.
We do have a volunteer bunkhouse, but you MUST make
reservations to have your space secured. For more
information call our office at (504) 304-2275

Info Source/Changes:
added notes/corrected facility name/added needs/avails/removed old notes
(see full history)

Created At: Thu Sep 14 06:37:15 -0700 2006
Updated At: Sun Sep 23 18:36:07 -0700 2012
Updated By: LTel


Edit | Back | New facility What this facility needs that others haveWhat this facility has that others need
Show Need Matches Show Availability Matches
Qty/Urgency Editor Quick Need Creator Quick Availability Creator

Load Legend: Rejected Problem Offered Accepted/Committed Ready To Ship En Route Arrived Unloaded
Needs:

Item Qty Needed Urgency Load
Animals, Shelter, Animal Shelter, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Artist, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Cleanup, Chainsaw Operator, Volunteer Needed Very Urgent Show Edit
Cleanup, Debris Removal, Volunteer Needed Very Urgent Show Edit
Cleanup, House Gutter, Volunteer Needed Very Urgent Show Edit
Cleanup, Mold Removal, Sanitation, Volunteer Needed Very Urgent Show Edit
Community Outreach, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, * Volunteers (ANY/ALL types) Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Drywall Finish, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Drywall Hanger, Volunteers Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Electrician, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Flooring Installer, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Framers, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, General Labor, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Insulation Installer, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Mold remediation, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Plumber, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Roofer, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Skilled Labor, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Construction, Unskilled Labor, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
First Responder, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Landscape/Yard Clean-Up, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Shelter, Evacuation Shelter, Volunteer Needed Average Show Edit
Volunteers, Groups of Volunteers (This facility accomodates Groups of Volunteers) 75 Average Show Edit
Volunteers, Individual Volunteers (This facility accomodates Individuals Volunteers) 75 Average Show Edit
Water, * Bottles (ANY/ALL Types of Bottled Water) Needed Average * Show Edit
*conditions with notes
New Need

Available:

Item Qty Available Load
Affiliation: American Red Cross / Int'l Federation of RC / ICRC / IFRC Avail Show Edit
Affiliation: Government, FEMA / Department of Homeland Security Avail Show Edit
Affiliation: Hands On Network Avail Show Edit
Affiliation: Points of Light Foundation Avail Show Edit
Affiliation: Salvation Army Avail Show Edit
Affiliation: VOAD (this org is not a member, but is "affiliated") Avail Show Edit
Cleanup, House Gutting, Volunteer Services Avail Show Edit
Command & Control, Clean up & Recovery Units Avail Show Edit
Command & Control, Volunteer Coordination/Sign up Center Avail * Show Edit
Construction, Rebuilding, Volunteer Services Avail Show Edit
First Responder, Gulf Region Avail Show Edit
Housing, Volunteer Housing * (ANY/ALL Types) 75 * Show Edit
Management, Volunteer Placement Avail Show Edit
Meals, Volunteers, Meals for Volunteers Avail * Show Edit
Support for Named Disaster: 2005 Hurricane Katrina Support Avail Show Edit
Support for Named Disaster: 2008 Hurricane Gustav Support Avail Show Edit
Support for Named Disaster: 2010 Oil Spill Gulf of Mexico Avail Show Edit
Support for Named Disaster: 2012 Hurricane Isaac Avail Show Edit
Training Classes, Disaster Volunteer Orientation Avail Show Edit
Volunteer Opportunities, In General * (ANY/ALL Types) Avail Show Edit
Volunteer Work Orders/Projects (provided by this facility) Avail Show Edit
Volunteer, Volunteer Registry, Online Avail Show Edit
Volunteers, Groups of Volunteers (This facility accomodates Groups of Volunteers) 75 Show Edit
Volunteers, Individual Volunteers (This facility accomodates Individuals Volunteers) 75 Show Edit
Volunteers, Misc. * (ANY/ALL Types) Avail Show Edit
*conditions with notes
New Availability

Incoming Loads:

Load From

Outgoing Loads:
Load To