Events

3/1/16
Build Now Completes Latter Library Arbor Restoration Project

In memory of William I. Monaghan and Eleanor Monaghan, the Build Now Foundation donated the labor and materials to design and reconstruct the arbor located at the Latter Library. More…

11/9/15
NORA’s 1st Online-Only Auction

The New Orleans Redevelopment Authority (NORA) is conducting for the first time an ONLINE-ONLY auction sale of 60± structures and vacant lots located citywide. Bidding for this auction will begin on Monday, November 9, 2015 at 8:00 AM and end between 12:00 NOON and 8:00 PM on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. More…

12/4/14
Gingerbread House Contest @ NOHC

Mark your calendars and start honing your gingerbread house making skills, because you are cordially invited to Build Now’s 3rd Annual Gingerbread House Contest. Event will be held Thursday, December 4 at 6PM at the New Orleans Healing Center. Your ticket entitles you to gingerbread house building supplies, food, and drinks (beer/wine). Hope to see you there! Tickets can be purchased online at www.ghc2014.eventbrite.com or by calling (504) 913-3231. More…

10/18/14
Build Now @ Anba Dlo

Join Build Now Oct 18 @ the New Orleans Healing Center for Anba Dlo, a one-of-a-kind, costumed, interactive community festival celebrating the importance of water and the multicultural and artistic heritage of New Orleans. Featuring a water symposium, costumed parade, silent auction, 11 bands, and a DJ dance area. More…

3/15/14
Sacred Music Festival @ NOHC

Sacred Music Festival @ the Healing Center this weekend 12-9, come hang out with kindred spirits and get your groove on with Deacon John, 101 Runners, and over 20 other performers. You can purchase tickets online for $15 at http://www.neworleanssacredmusicfestival.com/ or at the door for $20. More…

5/19/13
Green Project Hosts Free Building Materials Week

For the FIFTH year, The Green Project will host its annual FREE WEEK by offering free quality selected building supplies to the general public from Tuesday, May 21- Saturday, May 25 at its Marais and Press St. location, drinks and food provided. More…

5/11/13
NOLA Veggie Fest @ NOHC

Joins Build Now and other NOHC silos as we celebrate all things veggie! This weekend on Saturday and Sunday from noon-6pm local vendors will be on hand to showcase the latest and greatest in vegan living. Best part, proceeds from the festival help support the Humane Society of LA. More…

3/20/13
Build Now Spring Spruce Up

Join Build Now for all the latest in updating your home! Learn the latest technology in solar panels, landscaping, security systems and much more – and now is definitely the time to refinance that high-interest home loan. More…

3/16/13
New Orleans Sacred Music Festival @ NOHC

Wondering how Stella got her groove back? Join Build Now and the New Orleans Healing Center on Saturday, March 16, 2013 from 12-9PM for a festival that celebrates New Orleans’ diverse spiritual and cultural traditions through music, prayers, and ceremonies. Whether you need to get your groove on or back, there is something for everyone! More…

1/16/13
MCCNO @ Kermit’s Speakeasy for Land Use 101

Join Build Now and the Music & Culture Coalition of NO on January 16 at 12pm @ Kermit’s Speakeasy (1535 Basin St) for a discussion on local land use and zoning basics, such as how to interpret the City of New Orlean’s master plan, how to read a zoning map, and more. More…

12/31/12
Holiday Drive – Join the Build Now Building Krewe

Join the Build Now Building Krewe today and help New Orleanians return and rebuild their home. Your membership contribution will allow us to continue our mission of revitalizing and transforming our community by helping these families rebuild. Donate today online at http://www.buildnownola.com/donate/. More…

12/6/12
Build Now Gingerbread House Contest @ NOHC

Mark your calendars and start honing your gingerbread house making skills, because you are cordially invited to Build Now’s 2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest. Event will be held Thursday, December 6 at 6PM. More…

11/28/12
Build Now + NAPW @ Irish House

Join Build Now and the NAPW at the Irish House on Wednesday, Nov. 28 at 7PM as we discuss current housing programs and why you should be building now! More…

10/20/12
Build Now @ Anba Dlo V

Join Build Now at Anba Dlo, a one-of-a-kind, costumed, interactive community festival celebrating the importance of water and More…

8/1/12
Build Now TALKS: Investing in Your Future with New Orleans Real Estate

Join Build Now for our monthly Build Now TALKS meeting as we discuss how to build your portfolio (and your future) by investing in New Orleans real estate. More…

1/1/11
2011 Posts

Gingerbread House Making Contest Join Us For Our First Annual Gingerbread House Making Contest On December 15th Build Now will ring in the holiday season by hosting a gingerbread house making challenge at Tracey’s bar at 2604 Magazine Street in New Orleans. We’ll supply the materials, you bring the creativity, and Tracey’s will provide the […] More…

1/1/10
2010 Posts

Furnishing Homes for the Holidays Pravda, 1113 Decatur Street Thursday, December 9th 2010 Drink for a good cause at Pravda! The local bar will be donating a portion of the proceeds from all drinks sold to the Build Now Furnishing Fund. Donations will help families who lost everything in Hurricane Katrina purchase new furniture to […] More…

1/1/09
2009 Posts

Art House Starting at 5713 Elysian Fields Avenue Saturday, November 14, 2009 1-7pm Join Build Now as we invite local artists to transform our houses underconstruction into temporary art galleries. Current homeowners will also be openingup their homes to the public. Come to Build Now’s model home at 5713 Elysian Fields to pick up a […] More…