Restoring the Soul of New Orleans

By Matt Brown

I linked arms with thirty volunteers this past April for a week long mission trip to New Orleans, LA and came away with a small education in community revitalization, a renewed sense of hope, and a desire to share what I learned, something I believe could be applied in Western New York and cities across America. Our team of thirty was sent out April 10 from Eastern Hills Wesleyan Church in Clarence with a mission to help continue to restore the spirit and soul of New Orleans after Katrina, a city that 5 years later is beginning to glimmer with hope again. READ MORE...