East of New Orleans / 5 Years of Caring, St Bernard, Louisiana

By Iray N. | Posted Tuesday September 10, 2013

East of New Orleans / 5 Years of Caring - poverty - St Bernard, Louisiana


Community Center of St Bernard Documentary 2011- 5 Years of Caring
This video follows the progress of the nonprofit Community Center of St Bernard in Arabi, Louisiana from its founding just after hurricane Katrina through the Gulf Oil Spill and beyond. Using its innovative Community Connections Model, the Center currently helps more than 5,300 unduplicated clients every year receive basic resources like food, clothes, legal aid, basic medical care, computer classes, financial literacy programs, senior citizen employment training, income tax preparation, information and referrals, and much more.

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