New Orleans, LA; Grace at the Green Light; Working with the the homeless of New Orleans to offer choices and provide basic needs Hours are for breakfast and registration for services. GREEN LIGHT NEW ORLEANS: LOUISIANA NON-PROFIT CORPORATION: WRITE REVIEW: Address: C/O Andreas Hoffmann 8201 Jeannette Street New Orleans, LA 70118: Registered Agent: Andreas Hoffman: Filing Date: January 10, 2007: File Number: 36352341N: … Menu & Reservations Make Reservations . 375 check-ins. The ultimate objective of the organization is to remove all of the city's incandescent light bulbs and replace them with compact fluorescent lamps. GLNO has expanded outside of New Orleans. Mira Cosey. This wasted energy is far offset by Compact Fluorescents as they process lumens through a gas charged tube; electricity passes through the tube to create a chemical reaction that yields light. "I am very excited about my own garden and very grateful. CFLs stick around for 8,000 to 10,000 more hours than the common incandescent. Green Light New Orleans invests energy in people by assisting New Orleans residents in person, one household at a time. Create New Account. Contact Green Light New Orleans on Messenger . The non-profit Green Light New Orleans helps residents do their part to help save our money, city, and planet through tackling three major problems: energy, food, and water. Green Light New Orleans needs funds to provide seedlings to our current gardeners. Here they are! [2], Involvement with AmeriCorps*NCCCs, AmeriCorps*Delta Direct, and AmeriCorps*VISTA, AmeriCorps Through my experience volunteering with Green Light, I have had the opportunity to interact with New Orleans residents, learn more about simple day-to-day-activities that can save energy, and help the environment one CFL light bulb at a time. See more of Green Light New Orleans on Facebook. Sign up & saving 47% . It’s time for each of us to educate our community about rainwater management and to set a positive example for others to follow! 100% Success; share; GET DEAL . Green Light New Orleans is based on the idea that a lot of individual actions can create a mass movement and lead to large-scale improvements in New Orleans’s sustainability and health. ‎Following the unfiltered voice and vision of Chris Long, Chalk Media is the interactive online community for you, the intelligent and humorous sports fan. 4.6K likes. Green Light New Orleans is a nonprofit organization based in New Orleans, Louisiana. Ultimately, the organization aims to remove all of the city's incandescent lights and replace them with CFL lights. We are partnering with Green Light New Orleans, a local non-profit environmental organization, promoting individual and community engagement in reducing personal energy consumption and encouraging people to practice rain water management to help keep New Orleans from flooding and sinking. For each European concert ticket attendees were asked to donate toward the cause. Green Light uses energy efficient light bulbs to empower New Orleans residents to fight climate change as they rebuild the community. Log In. Incandescents pass electricity through a small filament (wire) causing it to glow hot and produce lumens (light). [1], The city of New Orleans is greatly endangered by the negative repercussions of global warming. 61% OFF DEAL. In addition, stormwater management helps limit subsidence (the sinking of soils due to the pumping of stormwater) and reduces the city's carbon footprint. All large grant application got rejected. For each European concert ticket attendees were asked to donate toward the cause. Our barrels are painted by local artists and volunteers and installed by Green Light staff and volunteers. In the past 4 years the program has only received minimal funding through volunteer groups. Mailing Address. Green Light New Orleans Americorp Volunteer April, 2010, http://www.greenlightneworleans.org/greenabout.html, http://www.greenlightneworleans.org/greenmission.html, http://cflbulbs.com/compact-fluorescent-lights.php, http://blog.nola.com/karengist/2007/06/seeing_the_light_musician_want.html, http://www.neworleansmagazine.com/a/news/seeing-green-3472/hoffman.html, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Green_Light_New_Orleans&oldid=976623305, Non-profit organizations based in New Orleans, Climate change organizations based in the United States, Environmental organizations based in the United States, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 4 September 2020, at 01:24. Each reduced watt of power simultaneously reduces its complementary unit of pollution. Fortunately, New Orleanians are enthusiastically participating in all three facets and volunteers are plentiful. Special thanks to the volunteers who come out and build your garden. Community See All. The organization welcomes volunteers from out-of-state and from within the community.