How to Help

Your donation helps provide New Orleans youth with opportunity, hope, and the necessary specific tools to become successful. It enables us to invite more kids into our programs and helps provide quality instructors, equipment, curriculum, academic support and enriching experiences. Please give what you can – no gift is too small. With your help, we can change lives in our community.


Thank you,

Our generous donors help COOL:

  • Give opportunities to many underserved 12–18 year-olds

  • Provide an academic program for our kids to improve their literacy and ensure success and graduation

  • Offer character enrichment mentoring through our FACES program

  • Provide weekly dinners for low-income families

  • Organize events and trips for our students to gain knowledge, help our community, and provide a positive outlet