Star of the Voice is Coming Home!

If you watch the Voice, you'll probably remember Tonya Boyd Cannon. She rocked it! There are a lot of people who will tell you she should have remained in the game much longer. What you may not have known is that she's from the Lower 9th Ward. Or that when you gave your support to the Lower 9th Ward Homeownership Association, you were helping her return home with her family. In addition to performing at Jazz Fest, Tonya is a teacher and a mother who's teaching her daughter to sing. Her husband John plays the tuba and is helping their son learn the trombone. They're keepers of New Orleans culture, but the home they bought as a young couple was washed away by the flood, and their dreams fo

Youth Summer Jobs and Meeting with New Councilmember

First, our Councilmember-Elect, Cyndi Nguyen, is holding a "Coffee and Conversation" gathering at the Sanchez Center on Saturday, March 3. Second, NOLA YOUTH WORKS Summer Employment Program is accepting applications. Interested youth should apply immediately, as interview slots are filling quickly. Here's the scheduling link: Make sure to scroll down to the later interview dates to find open slots.

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