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Jobs for Social Justice

Jobs for Social Justice

| October 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

MAKE A DIFFERENCE ARE YOU COMMITTED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE? Join UNITY of Greater New Orleans, a progressive, award-winning 25-year-old nonprofit dedicated to ending homelessness and rebuilding an equitable New Orleans. We offer competitive nonprofit salaries and benefits for full-time jobs. Communications/Development Coordinator:  Entry-level position assisting Executive Director with newsletter writing & production, blogging & social […]

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2016 CoC Application for Funding

2016 CoC Application for Funding

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the collaborative applicant for the Continuum of Care for New Orleans, Jefferson Parish and Kenner, has completed the 2016 CoC application for HUD funding. Below are links to the CoC Application and the Project Priority Listing which includes applications for all projects submitted as part of the CoC application. The […]

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Project Rankings for 2016 CoC Application

Project Rankings for 2016 CoC Application

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The CoC Governing Council met September 7, 2016 to make decisions regarding CoC policies and procedures as well as approve the project rankings for the 2016 CoC application. The CoC Governing Council reviewed the draft project rankings and tiering of projects for the 2016 CoC application.  The Council discussed all appeals, program performance, and considered […]

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Project Ranking and Tiering for 2016 CoC Application

Project Ranking and Tiering for 2016 CoC Application

| September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The attached project rankings will be presented to the CoC Governing Council that will meet Wednesday, September 7, 2016 to decide the project rankings and tiering for the 2016 CoC Applications. These rankings are based on the criteria already approved by the CoC Governing Council and posted at http://unitygno.org/coc-project-scoring-and-ranking-criteria/ Project Rankings Sept2 Any concerns or […]

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CoC Project Scoring and Ranking Criteria

CoC Project Scoring and Ranking Criteria

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The CoC Governing Council met on August 17 to determine the project scoring and ranking criteria for the CoC project applications to be submitted as part of the 2016 CoC Application to HUD for LA-503 New Orleans-Jefferson Parish – Kenner CoC. Attached is a summary of the changes for this year and changes for the […]

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Projects to be Ranked in the 2016 CoC Application to HUD

Projects to be Ranked in the 2016 CoC Application to HUD

| August 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

UNITY staff have conducted a threshold review of all renewal applications and new applications for coordinated entry projects. The UNITY CoC Evaluation and Project Selection Committee reviewed and selected new project sponsors for the new reallocation project(s), bonus projects and for renewal projects needing a new project sponsor. This As a result of these reviews, […]

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Request for Proposals

Request for Proposals

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the lead agency for the homeless Continuum of Care (CoC) for New Orleans, Jefferson Parish and Kenner, is seeking proposals from nonprofit and governmental agencies to select project sponsors for the 2016 CoC funding competition. Nonprofit or governmental agencies are eligible to apply; agencies that are currently members of the […]

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Request for Proposals #16-2 - Safe Haven for Women and Transgender Persons with Severe Mental Illness

Request for Proposals #16-2 – Safe Haven for Women and Transgender Persons with Severe Mental Illness

| April 22, 2016 | 1 Comment

UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the lead agency for the homeless Continuum of Care (CoC) for New Orleans and Jefferson Parish, is seeking proposals for a Safe Haven for women and transgender people, a low-barrier temporary housing program which will serve as a bridge to Permanent Supportive Housing. The proposal will fund one project sponsor […]

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2015 CoC Application

2015 CoC Application

| November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the collaborative applicant for the Continuum of Care for Orleans Parish, Jefferson Parish and Kenner, has completed the 2015 CoC application for HUD funding. Below are links to the CoC Application and the project ranking of the projects included in the application. The project rankings follow the order that was approved […]

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2015 CoC Project Renewal Ranking

2015 CoC Project Renewal Ranking

| November 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Evaluation and Project Selection Committee met November 10 to finalize project rankings for the 2015 CoC Application to HUD.  The committee recognizes the importance of all projects included in the application to reach our community goals to end chronic homelessness in 2017 and end family homelessness by 2016. The committee ranked projects based on […]

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