• You can house homeless families by making a GiveNOLA pledge by 3 p.m. today!

    You can house homeless families by making a GiveNOLA pledge by 3 p.m. today!

    | May 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

    Making a pledge is easy; submit your pledge form here.   Dear friend, Today is the last day to make a pledge to our GiveNOLA campaign to house every homeless family in New Orleans. You can help families like Dyrick Newton’s, pictured above. When Mr. Newton, who is legally blind and has kidney failure, became […]

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  • GiveNOLA Day Extended to Friday, May 6

    GiveNOLA Day Extended to Friday, May 6

    | May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

    Dear friend, We know you care deeply about people suffering in homelessness in New Orleans. If you were not able to donate on Tuesday, you can still help us today to meet our GiveNOLA goal of raising $20,000 to house the homeless! Please help make a home for every homeless family in New Orleans. Here are two […]

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  • GiveNOLA Day is today!

    GiveNOLA Day is today!

    | May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

    In housing the homeless, we have learned never to be daunted by unexpected problems! The GiveNOLA Day website has been experiencing serious technical difficulties today. Until these issues have been resolved, please donate directly via UNITY’s secure website at www.unitygno.org or call Greater New Orleans Foundation (sponsor of GiveNOLA Day) and make your GiveNOLA donations […]

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  • Give Every Homeless Family a Home

    Give Every Homeless Family a Home

    | May 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

    Support UNITY Today on GiveNOLA Day! At age 23, KyShanaeh Johnson has been homeless or on the edge of homelessness her entire life.  But thanks to support from community donors like you, UNITY of Greater New Orleans – the organization leading efforts to reduce homelessness in New Orleans — found her and her two girls […]

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  • A Stable Home for the First Time in Their Lives

    A Stable Home for the First Time in Their Lives

    | April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

    A few months ago, because of your support, this young homeless mother and her two daughters moved into their own apartment. The route that KyShanaeh Johnson, 23, followed into homelessness is fairly typical. She had lost her steady job as a front-desk clerk at a hotel but unemployment benefits weren’t enough to pay her apartment’s […]

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Make a Home!!

Help UNITY and our partners to house all of the hundreds of disabled, chronically homeless people who live on our community's streets and shelters. Many homeless people are extremely ill and at risk of death if not housed. For instance, UNITY's outreach team found Johnnie Suer (above) living in a van while he went through treatment for a brain tumor.

Your tax-deductible gift to our Make a Home Fund helps to purchase mattresses and household items or other items essential to housing a veteran or a disabled homeless person.

Simply click the link below and designate "Make a Home" for your donation. Or, donate new and gently used household goods to our warehouse by calling (504) 483-9300 or emailing here.

Click here to donate today!

National Recognition

After Hurricane Katrina, UNITY and its 60 member agencies were "a clarion voice for justice," says former Sen. Mary Landrieu in this video, made by the National Alliance to End Homelessness. In 2010, NAEH named UNITY its outstanding nonprofit in homelessness from a field of 9,000 such organizations nationwide.
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