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The NOLA FOR LIFE Mentoring Initiative partners with mentoring organizations to positively impact the lives of young men in New Orleans. This initiative, as a component of Invest in Prevention, allows us to work with other mentoring organizations to change the lives of young men in New Orleans.

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The Strategy

Launched in May 2012, NOLA FOR LIFE is Mayor Landrieu’s cutting edge murder reduction strategy for the City of New Orleans. It’s smart, holistic and it hits the streets.

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On December 8-9, 2014, over 300 participants came together for the NOLA FOR LIFE Symposium- a two- day dialogue designed to explore the broader issues contributing to the homicide rate in New Orleans. Leaders from neighborhood organizations, social service agencies, the local business community, philanthropic, education and faith-based institutions joined local and national experts to take on the hard-hitting issues that contribute to violence in our community. Read about the solutions here.

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Assistance is available for:

  • Education
  • Employment
  • Housing
  • Mental Health Services
  • Substance Abuse
  • Reentry
  • Domestic Violence
  • and others

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Thanks to the Greater New Orleans Foundation, the NOLA FOR LIFE Fund is now ready to receive your donations.

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By the Numbers


individuals from 10 gangs have been indicted as part of a coordinated multi-jurisdictional effort to focus on group and gang activity. 


young people between the ages of 16-30 competed for over 300 available jobs and participated in on-site job readiness boots camps.

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Lending Compliance Quality Control Officer

Employer Will Discuss

Responsible for ensuring that Bank loan operations adhere to bank policy and federal and state regulations. Responsible for auditing consumer loan transactions to ensure adherence to bank policy and federal and state regulations. Advises bank staff on regulatory issues related to loan transactions.

Experience required

5 years banking experience to include auditing/quality control of the responsibilities and functions listed above.  Must have experience working with consumer loan documentation.

Education required
High School Diploma or Equivalent

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Job #510903

Cage Manager


Manages all operations of the casino cage. Ensures proper staffing, customer satisfaction, and accurate accounting of transactions. 

Experience required

Requires at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Education required
Bachelor’s Degree

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Job #495937

Piping Designer

Employer Will Discuss

Will perform as a Piping Designer with the responsibility of performing layout, design and checking of work from basic data supplied under minimal supervision.  Familiarity with equipment items and piping materials and their function in the design of an Oil & Gas Production Facility.  Utilize PDMS software to develop and produce piping design deliverables.  Provide direction to junior designers/drafters and have the capability to perform design and document reviews for accuracy, completeness, compliance to company and project specifications and standards.

Experience required
Minimum 6 to 10 years experience required in Piping Design of Upstream Related Industries.
Education required
No Minimum Education Requirement

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Job #494406