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Meet Our Raingardens- Groundwork New Orleans Fundraiser

DATE
Sat, May 31, 2014
TIME
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join us for food, refreshments, and a live auction celebrating Groundwork's history in the community and raising funds for rejuvenation and maintenance of the O.C. Haley rain gardens!

LIVE MUSIC by Jade Desiree and the St. Roch Stompers: http://www.jadesiree.com

Donation requested for entry: $10

Auction items include great offerings from local hotels and restaurants, the New Orleans Audubon Zoo, theaters, and more!

Groundwork runs the Green Team, a job training program for high-school age urban youth. The Green Team learns everything from basic job skills, to presentation skills, to landscaping, science, and photography. We maintain a number of service learning sites throughout the city, including the O.C. Haley Raingardens, which were built in 2006. We also engage in water quality research, education, and community outreach.

For more information about what we do, visit our FB page or website: http://www.groundworknola.org/

LOCATION

Zeitgeist Multidisciplinary Arts Center
1618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70113

EVENT WEBSITE

Casa Borrega Rain Garden
This rain garden is adopted by Casa Borrega on O.C. Haley Blvd.
Rain Garden
Green Team students stand in front of a newly planted rain garden.
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