Connecting People…

Changing Lives...

Transforming Communities.

We build hope and renew the spirit of cooperation in every segment of the community. We focus on three primary strategies — Renewal Team, Haven House and Friendship House — to turn neighborhoods into safe havens of friendship and support. The result? Major crime has dropped an average of 52 percent in our Friendship House areas!

 We Care School builds a culture of caring

Former President Jimmy Carter celebrates 20 years of Community Renewal!

A life redeemed and redirected


Major crime has dropped an average of 52 percent in the five low-income areas where Community Renewal operates neighborhood Friendship Houses, according to recent reports by the Shreveport and Bossier City Police Departments!
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For a first-hand look at the work of Community Renewal, join us on one of our monthly bus tours! Tours last 90 minutes and lunch is provided. You’ll meet members of the staff, visit a Friendship House and learn how you can make a difference in your neighborhood.
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Thousand (And Counting) We Care Team Members

Thousand (And Counting) Annual Volunteer Hours Given

Percent (And Counting) Reduction In Major Crime In Friendship House Areas

Thousand (And Counting) Lives Of Children And Youth Transformed