Organization

Latino Farmers Cooperative of Louisiana, Inc.

New Orleans, LA | http://lfcl.org
Joined in May 2009

About Us

The Latino Farmers Cooperative of Louisiana (LFCL) is a demand driven, grassroots nonprofit that strives to organize an integrated community food system in which food becomes a vehicle to better the social and economic life of the Latino Community in the Greater New Orleans area, to enrich the environment, and to improve human welfare.

To accomplish its mission, LFCL provides access to land, trainings, education, and support to those interested in participating in urban agriculture. By facilitating urban agriculture, LFCL allows residents to grow healthy food and develop entrepreneurial skills, while simultaneously addressing the socioeconomic issues of the community in the Greater New Orleans area.

The Latino Farmers Cooperative of Louisiana (LFCL) is a demand driven, grassroots nonprofit that strives to organize an integrated community food system in which food becomes a vehicle to better the social and economic life of the Latino…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Volunteering
  • Women

Location

  • 215 N. Jefferson Davis Pkwy
    New Orleans, LA 70119