Author Archives : Raintree

Announcing Raintree’s 2016-2017 Board of Directors

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Raintree 2016-2017 Executive Board Our officers are: President- Scott Howard Vice President- Rob Horton Treasurer- Patricia Starnes Secretary- Carolyn Baker Our Board Members are: Deborah Alciatore-Empey Gregory Booth Cindy Brown Cole Callihan, Esq. Mann Deynoodt Carl E. Gilmore, Jr. Terri Baptiste-Franklin Laurence M. Hamric, Esq. Nicholas Kousagan Kenny Malter Cindy G. Paulin Kedrick Robinson Brandy K….

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Raintree Paints the Town Green with Hope

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“Agency Holds Gala to Honor Local Artist and to Help Foster Children” New Orleans (February 10, 2016) Raintree Children and Family Services announced today that the agency will honor celebrated artist James Michalopoulos  at the 8th Annual Paint the Town Gala on March 5, 2016. The gala takes place at Harrah’s New Orleans Theater, 228…

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Raintree House to Further Help Foster Children Thanks to Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust

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Raintree House, a safe haven for abused and neglected teenage girls in foster care, is about to expand independent living services to participants about to age out of the program thanks to a generous grant from the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust.   Since 1974, the Raintree House has provided shelter, warmth and safety to…

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Raintree House Helps Foster Children Feel Like ‘Regular Kids’

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Click here for the Original Story on WWNO with audio by Eve Abrams Raintree House provides quality services to adolescent females between the ages of 10 to 17 years old who are in need of a therapeutic treatment program. Raintree House offers more restrictions than a foster home, but less restrictions than a residential facility…

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Announcing Raintree’s 2015-2016 Board of Directors

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At the 2015 Raintree Annual Meeting held on October 29th, the board officers and members were sworn in for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. Our officers are: President- Scott Howard Vice President- Rob Horton Treasurer- Patricia Starnes Secretary- Carolyn Baker Our Board Members are: Deborah Alciatore-Empey Christine Bondio Gregory Booth Cindy Brown Cole Callihan, Esq. Carl E. Gilmore, Jr….

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