The Green Project Announces the Return of Salvations Gala + Auction and a Call for Designers

New Orleans, LA: On June 1, 2018, the Green Project, a New Orleans-based environmental nonprofit, announced the return of Salvations Gala + Auction to be held on Thursday, November 29, 2018. After a three-year hiatus, the annual fundraiser returns to a new venue—City Park’s Arbor Room at Popp Fountain. The evening gala will include a Salvage Design Competition,Read More

The Green Project, Gets “Energy Smart”

Author: Robyn Munici For 23 years, The Green Project’s mission has been developing a culture of creative reuse in New Orleans by building a marketplace for reclaimed materials and cultivating a respect for their value. The nonprofit’s warehouse store, located in the Bywater neighborhood at 2831 Marais St., diverts six tons of usable materials fromRead More

Marais Street Merger

The Green Project and The Preservation Resource Center merge salvage stores and education programs to embody revitalization By: Kevin O’Sullivan The corner of Marais and Press streets is known city-wide as the hot spot for rebuilding materials. From sinks to historic windows and doors to salvaged paint, the PRC Preservation Salvage Store and its nextRead More