Our volunteer-powered committees are crucial to ensuring the Greenway is a safe and vibrant community asset. Committees meet monthly and are open to all members. Are you a member who would like to join a committee? Email Nellie Catzen at email@example.com.
The Community Engagement Committee strengthens our outreach efforts within the Greenway's diverse communities.
Meetings: Quarterly. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a meeting schedule.
Planning & Design Committee
Planning & Design is our committee of design and development experts that reviews matters related to the built environment on the Greenway and in the surrounding Lafitte Corridor neighborhoods.
Meetings: Bi-monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of odd-numbered months, 11:30-1:00 PM, Greenway Office at Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center (2200 Lafitte St.)
Chair: Susannah Bridges-Burley, email@example.com
Fund Development Committee
The Fund Development Committee works to ensure that Friends of Lafitte Greenway meets its fundraising goals through sponsorships, the membership program, and grants.
Meetings: Email info@lafittegreenway for a meeting schedule
Co-chairs: Monty Lunn, firstname.lastname@example.org
Greenway Fest Committee
The Greenway Fest Committee handles the logistics behind our signature annual event; including vendors and partners, musicians, marketing, and more.
Meetings: Email info@lafittegreenway for a meeting schedule.
Friends of Lafitte Greenway depends on volunteer support to deliver the programming and improvements that make the Greenway a vibrant community asset. Our 500+ volunteers keep the Lafitte Greenway clean, green, and beautiful through monthly volunteer days. They tackle ongoing maintenance needs and power our committees.
Sign up to volunteer, and we will let you know about volunteer opportunities including Lafitte Greenway Green-Up days and community events. Learn more about our upcoming volunteer days here.
Join a Committee
Put your event planning, fundraising, marketing, urban design, communications talents to use in support of the Lafitte Greenway by joining one of Friends of Lafitte Greenway’s committees.