“The best thing the US government sent after Hurricane Katrina arrived in a gray t-shirt with the AmeriCorps logo.”
– Jim Pate, Executive Director, New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity

New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH) relies on the work of AmeriCorps National Direct, AmeriCorps VISTA and AmeriCorps NCCC members to fulfill its mission. AmeriCorps members have demonstrated strength of character and determination of spirit in the various assignments they undertake on behalf of the affiliate. They continue to exhibit tremendous courage, resilience and innovation on both the construction site and in the office.

NOAHH welcomes the new class of 2015-2016 AmeriCorps members to New Orleans. We are glad to have these wonderful young men and women working with NOAHH in all aspects of our mission. Members have been assigned to work in construction and family services.

NOAHH welcomes our new 2015-2016 AmeriCorps members:

  • Construction Crew: Max, Evan, Cesar, Patrick, Sarah, Tim, Teague, Henry, Heather and Ashley
  • Family Services: Samantha

Are you looking to join the 2015-2016 NOAHH AmeriCorps team?

New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity is now recruiting AmeriCorps National Direct members for the 2015-2016 year. NOAHH seeks individuals who are motivated and passionate about affordable housing, neighborhood revitalization, and helping low income families in New Orleans


AmeriCorps VISTA Blight Reduction Associate: This AmeriCorps members will plan and execute Attack The Block events throughout the year. These events will engage the local New Orleans community and help revitalize neighborhoods in the city. Events may include gardening, liter abatement, small construction projects and more. This VISTA member will work directly with community partners and agencies in Orleans Parish, as well as write grants to help fund events.


For all AmeriCorps inquiries, please contact:

Avery Strada
Director of Volunteer Services
(504) 861-2077 ext. 265