LANO in Baton Rouge
Main Office Mailing Address: 447 North Third Street, Ste. 200, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Physical Address: 447 North Third Street, Ste. 200, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 US
p: (225) 929-LANO (929-5266)
f: (225) 925-2711
The Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO) began as an initiative of the Council for A Better Louisiana (CABL) in 1997. The Frost Foundation and the Foundation for the Mid South made the initial investments, and the Community Foundation of North Louisiana, Baton Rouge Area Foundation and Greater New Orleans Foundation have been instrumental in supporting LANO's development.
LANO has become a leading provider of nonprofit programs and services throughout the state, the major convener of nonprofit professionals through its website and conferences, and remains dedicated to serving the nonprofit sector of Louisiana with a commitment to excellence in nonprofit management and community accountability.
LANO in New Orleans
Physical address: 935 Gravier St, Suite 850, New Orleans, LA 70112
p: (504) 309-2081
f: (504) 309-2090
(In suite with the Arts Council of New Orleans)
The LANO New Orleans field office was developed to be a resource collaborative for local nonprofits recovering from the hurricanes of 2005. A wide array of services are provided to nonprofits , including capacity building, trainings, advocacy and public policy assistance and technical assistance.
Services offered to members by LANO New Orleans include:
- Access to computers, the internet and other office technology
- Access to a Foundation Center Collaborating Collection and other resource materials
- Access to up to date public policy information at the local, state and federal levels
In July of 2011, LANO New Orleans moved into new office space at Gravier St.
Additional resources found at: Unified Nonprofits of Greater New Orleans.
LANO in Shreveport
Physical Address: Community Foundation, 401 Edwards Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
p: (318) 865-5510 ext. 1
LANO's Shreveport staff provide high-quality training, technical assistance and community development services to the nonprofit community in Shreveport and throughout North Louisiana. Having an office in the north enables LANO to engage more fully in local communities and the nonprofit sector. Most importantly, we can now interact with our members more frequently.
Our oganizational development staff in Shreveport works to engage the communities in North Louisiana and support our members through trainings, technical assistance and the resource development.
The Shreveport office also supports the statewide efforts of LANO's many ongoing programs, including disaster preparedness and issues advocacy. LANO's Shreveport staff initiated the Community Leaders Program, helping to raise up the next generation of leaders to move the nonprofit sector forward.
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