Impact 100 – Founding Year

December 3, 2013

Being a member of Impact 100 is as easy as 1-2-3.

Click here to read the frequently asked questions about Impact 100 and giving circles.

1. Vote for the Category

October 23, 2013, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Ashé Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha C Haley Blvd  New Orleans, LA 70113

Watch the videos from the Kick-Off Luncheon

Watch this video about each category: arts & culture, education, environment, health & human services, and youth development. This video was made possible by WWLTV

Keynote speaker, Kathy LeMay, begins her talk at 15 minutes in.
Other speakers include: Carol Asher, Volunteer Champion; Katie LeGardeur, Managing Director, JPMorgan; Albert Ruesga, President & CEO, Greater New Orleans Foundation. This video was made possible by NOVAC.

On the morning of October 24th, Impact 100 members received an email from us with voting instructions. In this email, members voted anonymously online to support one of the following the categories: arts & culture, education, environment, health & social services, and youth development. Voting closed at 5:00 pm on Friday, October 25th.

2. Meet the Nonprofit Leaders

November 21, 2013, 4:30 to 6:00 pm
Akili Academy of New Orleans
3811 N. Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117

On Friday, November 22nd, Impact 100 members received an email from us to vote again for the nonprofit of your choice. Voting closed at noon on Saturday, November 23rd.

3. Let’s Celebrate!

December 3, 2013, 8:30 to 9:00 am
Greater New Orleans Foundation
1055 St. Charles Avenue, 1st Floor (K&B Terrace), New Orleans, LA 70130

Parking is available at the Patrick F. Taylor lot on Lee Circle (between Circle Bar and the AIA building).

On Giving Tuesday, the group and public came together to present the Impact 100 check to the winning nonprofit and celebrated their work in our community.

*If you have any questions, please call Allie Betts, donor relations manager at the Foundation, 504-598-4663 or email*