ShreveCorps | Volunteer Louisiana

ShreveCorps

Members will cultivate community gardens at schools and community centers in food desert neighborhoods throughout Shreveport, distributing the harvested produce to low-income families of these neighborhoods. Additionally, ShreveCorps members will particpate on Naomi's Urban Farm, a hunger and poverty alleviation program established by Shreveport Green as part of a $24 million Choice Neighborhoods grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to the City of Shreveport. 

Focus Areas: 
Healthy Futures
Parishes Served: 
 Caddo
Number of Members: 
10 Quarter Time Members and 10 Minimum Time Members
Program Contact: 

Emilie Harmeyer, ShreveCorps Program Director & Mobile Market Coordinator 

Lauren Jones, ShreveCorps Program Manager & Garden Coordinator 

 

3625 Southern Avenue 

Shreveport, LA 71104

Phone: (318) 219-1888
Email: eharmeyer@shreveportgreen.org ; hfrazier@shreveportgreen.org 
Website: www.shreveportgreen.org

Facebook: Shreveport Green