CHAMPAGNE AND CHOCOLATES: THE GREAT GRITS COOK-OFF

This is Anna’s Place NOLA’s annual Champagne and Chocolates fundraiser and this year’s event will feature a showdown between local businesses and community members (everyone is welcome to join) to see who makes the very best grits! Tickets are only $15 and they include: • 2 glasses of champagne (or

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Thank you to Noah’s Friends

Thank you so much to Noah’s Friends for the generous donation to support Anna’s Place NOLA’s youth program. Noah’s Friends is a non-profit organization that supported the former New Orleans Adolescent Hospital, a mental health facility, and continues to back programs that benefit behavioral health program aspects of at-risk children

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Microsoft Cyber Security Class

The students visited the Microsoft Store Lakeside Shopping Center for a class on cyber security! With the rapid growth of technology, staying safe online and being technologically efficient are key life skills for today’s youth. These classes were extremely effective for our students and the skills they learned will be taken with them

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LPO Family Concert

The students were able to attend the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra family concert on Saturday! The kids had a blast spending the night seeing their mentors in action. Thanks to the people with LPO for providing us with some free tickets so that the students could get out and see the

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Thank you, Drew’s Tunes!

Drew’s Tunes donated $6000 to Anna’s Place NOLA. This money is providing twenty scholarships for our After-school and Saturday programs! They support clinical research into Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood. Please check out this moving story and support their mission by donating at https://www.drewstunes.org/  

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Summer Camp 2017

As the performers bowed, another successful year of summer camp came to a close. Over the course of the summer, nearly fifty students representing neighborhoods across the city came together to enjoy an abundance of activities at Anna’s Place NOLA Camp. This year, the overarching theme was the sanctuary movement,

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Summer Camp 2017!

The campers sang, played instruments, and danced away, but this isn’t just an arts camp it is a camp that nurtures learning, self discipline, and dignity for all ages.  This summer, in partnership with Sylvan Learning Center-Metairie we were able to provide learning and reading enhancements. Additionally, there were first aid classes,

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THANK YOU!

Thanks to all who donated to Anna’s Place NOLA on GiveNOLA Day! We made $12,535 and that number will grow with the portion of matching gifts by GNOF. These funds will go a long way for our organization and we cannot thank you enough!

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