Public Allies is a social justice organization committed to changing the face and practice of leadership by recruiting and training talented young leaders, with a passion for social impact, to create meaningful change in our community. Our Allies are diverse, equity-centered, innovative problem solvers, dedicated to mobilizing community assets to develop solutions to local challenges. In partnership with nonprofit partners, we deliver our nationally recognized, values-driven, results-led apprenticeship to advance our mission to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it.

Public Allies New Orleans is a program of Delgado Community College. Our work is made possible through funding from the AmeriCorps.

Public Allies New Orleans

  • 615 City Park Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119
  • (504) 671-5055


To create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it.


“Public Allies [is] all about promise – finding it, nurturing it, and putting it to use.”

– Former First Lady, Michelle Obama

Core to our values is a belief that we are all on a journey to grow as individuals and as leaders in our community. Where will your journey take you?


Delgado announces partnership with Public Allies, and other news of higher education

Delgado partnering with Public Allies

Delgado Community College last week announced a new partnership with Public Allies. Public Allies is a national movement committed to advancing social justice and equity by engaging the leadership capacities of young people, according to school officials.