Greater New Orleans Foundation February 2021

February 22, 2021

We’re proud to provide grants that create real impact.

Programmatic Grants

Kellogg Economic Opportunity Fund

The goal of the Kellogg Economic Opportunity Fund is to increase employment opportunities for underserved populations by providing workforce development, direct employment connections and collarboration with employers to incorporate employee retention supports; and expand nonprofit organizations’ capacity to integrate financial capability into their work.

Organization Name

Date Awarded

Type of Request

Amount Awarded

LCMC Health System 2/5/21 Provide training support for 25 job seekers enrolled in the LCMC PCT program in partnership with the New Orleans Career Center $30,000

Jo Ellen Smith

An opportunity for nursing students to apply for scholarships. The scholarship was established to honor Jo Ellen Smith’s dedication to the field of nursing.

Organization Name

Date Awarded

Type of Request

Amount Awarded

LSU Health Foundation 2/19/21 Scholarship re-issed for Adriane Allridge $5,000

Capital One Workforce Development Fund & BCM NOW Collaborative Grant 9600805

These funds both operate in support of Workforce Development.

Organization Name

Date Awarded

Type of Request

Amount Awarded

Kingsley House 2/19/21 To training support for 25 job seekers enrolled in the Kingsley House PCT program in partnership with the New Orleans Career Center and LCMC. $62,500