MakeNewOrleansHome.com announces its 6th annual “Newest New Orleanians’ Breakfast with the Mayor” event. The 8:00 am complimentary breakfast will be held on Thursday, October 25th, 2007 at Gallier Hall. A New Orleans-style breakfast will be provided by Dorignac’s, La Boulangerie, N O Brew, Hubig Pies and Brown’s Dairy.
“We are thrilled to have New Orleans Mayor C. Ray Nagin and John F. Young, Jr., Jefferson Parish Councilman-at-Large, welcoming new residents to the New Orleans metropolitan area,” said Suzanne Lapin, president of MakeNewOrleansHome.com. “Our community leaders understand that the most important resource of any community is its people. For the New Orleans metropolitan region to prosper, population retention and population growth are essential to economic development.” Paul Vallas, Superintendent of the New Orleans Recovery School District, will also speak at the breakfast.
The Breakfast is free to newcomers who have moved to the area in the past 12 months. Reservations are limited. To RSVP, either call 504-561-0247 or e-mail [email protected] by October 23.
Breakfast sponsors include the City of New Orleans (Edward Wisner Donation), Jefferson Parish (Office of the Council), Compucast Web Designs, Dependable Storage Inc., Prudential Gardner Realtors, Aparicio Walker & Seeling Inc., Entergy, KFK Group, Latter and Blum, WalMart, Dorian Bennett Inc and New Orleans Hornets. The PRC’s Rebuilding Together will host an information table at the breakfast as well.
MakeNewOrleansHome.com was established in 1999 to encourage population growth as an important community and economic goal. The non-profit group operates a one-stop nexus that provides important information necessary to promote the experience of living in New Orleans. MakeNewOrleansHome.com is committed to promoting the New Orleans area as “the place to live life” by providing the best information about the unique livability of one of America’s greatest cities.