Project Title & Description
Louisiana Green Corps Job Training Program
This project provides funding for the LA Green Corps to recruit, train, and place unemployed or underemployed residents from throughout the New Orleans, LA region in environmental careers. They will be trained and develop skills needed to safely conduct remediation work at solid and hazardous waste-contaminated sites. The objective of this program is to provide un- and under-employed individuals in this region with a skillset to be employable within their local communities while empowering communities with local skills to mitigate theirown environmental issues and providing a economic boost of local job creation.