As renovations come to a close, a historic 1930′s building in downtown Monroe with rich African-American history will reopen to the community to offer affordable housing and a 5,000 sq. foot community resource center.
‘Greaux the Good’ statewide program incentivizes those using food assistance programs to shop locally. This will allow those in need to access quality produce and support Louisiana agriculture as the program will match every dollar spent at a market partner.
The Wellspring of Monroe, LA received a $1.25 million grant from the Bezos day 1 Families fund. The grant is given to 40 nonprofits across the U.S. with the goal of moving the needle on re-housing and supporting families experiencing homelessness.