Fox 8-Raintree Paint the Town Green

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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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Greater New Orleans Foundation Awards Maison Hospitaliere Grants

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Click Here to view the Original Article on The New Orleans Advocate  Proceeds from the sale of the Maison Hospitaliere nursing facility in the French Quarter are endowing grants to local nonprofit organizations that serve women and their families. The Greater New Orleans Foundation recently awarded $285,000 in grants from the Maison Hospitaliere Foundation. The…

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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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Raintree House Helps Troubled Young Women Create Sweet Success Stories

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Shelia Stroup, The Times Picayune The first time Ashley Dewey ever felt safe was when she sat down and talked to Charin Richard at Raintree House. She was 16 and had come to the home for abused and neglected girls after her mother kicked her out of her house, and then her father kicked her…

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Raintree 1st Annual Golf Tournament

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Enjoy a day of golf, fun, and prizes with us on Monday, September 28th at Chateau Golf and Country Club! Your support directly impacts the lives of over 300 at-risk children and their families. There are a number of opportunities for sponsorships and teams will consist of four players. Registration which will begin at 9:30am…

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Announcing Raintree’s 2014-2015 Board of Directors and Officers

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At the 2014 Raintree Annual Meeting held on October 2nd, the board officers and members were sworn in for the 2014-2015 fiscal year. The officers are:   President – Lana Duke Vice President – Scott Howard Treasurer – Rob Horton Secretary – Pat Starnes   The Board of Directors are: Deborah Alciatore Carolyn F. Baker Christine…

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New Orleans Artists Against Hunger and Homelessness Distributes Grants

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Click Here to View the Original Article on The New Orleans Advocate New Orleans Artists Against Hunger and Homelessness, or NOAAHH, distributed $26,000 in grants to 14 organizations serving the Greater New Orleans region. The grants were awarded at the annual Bread for the World reception held at Loyola University.  NOAAHH co-founder Allen Toussaint presented…

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