Youth Empowerment Project
Life Skills Development

Youth Empowerment Project

A Safe Haven at YEP

Success by the Numbers

BENEFICIARY SINCE 2013
87% of YEP program participants indicated they felt the program helped them to avoid dangerous situations and/or violence

VISIT YEP

YEP provides a vast array of prevention and intervention services to youth, some who require re-entry support after incarceration, and some who are at-risk of adverse life outcomes because of their life situations. Emeril Lagasse Foundation supports its summer camp and afterschool enrichment programs, taking place in Central City New Orleans and free of charge to participants.

More Beneficiaries

Nutrition & Culinary Education

Edible Schoolyard NOLA

Nutrition & Culinary Education

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA)

Nutrition & Culinary Education

St. Michael Special School

Nutrition & Culinary Education

Bayou District Foundation

Life Skills Development

Café Hope

Life Skills Development

Café Reconcile

Life Skills Development

Liberty's Kitchen

Life Skills Development

Covenant House