The Lower 9th Ward Collaborative was created by residents, community groups, and faith leaders to bring the people of the Lower 9th Ward community together. Anyone who lives, works, plays, or even just cares deeply for the neighborhood is welcome to join.
Current member organizations include:
- The Lower 9th Ward Center for Sustainable Economic Development (CSED)
- Lower 9th Ward Neighborhood Engagement Network Association (NENA)
- The Backyard Gardeners Network
- The Renaissance Project
- The Committee for a Better New Orleans (CBNO)