Volunteer

You make Central City stronger through service!

Volunteer or Intern with Jericho Road TODAY!

There are many ways you can engage with the New Orleans community and contribute to lasting change through Jericho Road’s work. The investment of your time, talent and expertise are significant contributions to the development and success of the people and families we serve. Jericho Road provides a service experience that educates volunteers on issues that face New Orleans residents.  We believe that a part of volunteering with Jericho Road is learning about the community WE serve. Therefore, we spend a great deal of time cultivating a service experience that is lasting and impactful for our volunteers and interns.

Jericho Road strategically partners with businesses, community organizations and individuals to implement service projects that act as solutions to obstacles that many families face.  These projects range from blight eradication, maintenance of urban agricultural spaces (Urban Garden and Fruit Tree Orchard), and neighborhood beatification projects to community engagement efforts that help to build an informed community. We also offer an assortments of internship opportunities for college students and recent graduates that are interested in affordable housing and holistic community development. Internship opportunities offer a range from administrative to program development projects.

Over the past year, Jericho Road has hosted over 40 service projects, engaged over 700 volunteers resulting in over 3,500 hours of service hours.

Building a community means building on the efforts of each and every person involved, including our hardworking volunteers.

We invite you to join our mission to provide affordable housing opportunities to working families and to contribute to the evolving growth of healthy thriving communities.

To learn more about Jericho Road’s volunteer or internship opportunities e-mail: info@jerichohousing.org or call (504) 895-6763.

We aren’t just building homes, we are building a community!