2016 Startup Ventures

Mothers & Caretakers Mending Family Foundations

Mothers & Caretakers Mending Family Foundations

Charmaine Washington, Chanda Washington, and Joan Surgent

Areas of focus: Food
New Orleans Eat Local Challenge

New Orleans Eat Local Challenge

Eat Local Challenge

Areas of focus: Food
Sugar Roots Farm

Sugar Roots Farm

Sharessa Garland

Areas of focus: Food
Ready Responders

Ready Responders

Benjamin Swig & Justin Dangel

Areas of focus: Health
Electric Girls

Electric Girls

Flor Serna & Maya Ramos

Areas of focus: Education
Coastal Communities Consulting (CCC)

Coastal Communities Consulting (CCC)

Sandy Nguyen, Cristina Duong & Katrina Williams

Areas of focus: Water
The GlassLand Project

The GlassLand Project

Guy Packard Seaberg, R. Thomas Seaberg, Chris Prasad & Joseph Santiago

Areas of focus: Water
Maritant

Maritant

Chris Stuckey

Areas of focus: Water
Lift Louisiana

Lift Louisiana

Michelle Erenberg

Areas of focus: Health
Landscape Metrics

Landscape Metrics

Benjamin Wellington & Matthew Seibert

Areas of focus: Water
Bike Rite

Bike Rite

Nicholas Reed

Areas of focus: Health
The Hite Law Group

The Hite Law Group

Nicholas Hite

Areas of focus: Health
PrepBiz

PrepBiz

Kenneth Bibbins

Areas of focus: Health
Louvis Services

Louvis Services

Lou Anne White

Areas of focus: Health
The Southern History Project

The Southern History Project

Sheila Sundar

Areas of focus: Education
Kids of Excellence Child Development Center

Kids of Excellence Child Development Center

Kristi Givens & Precious Acker

Areas of focus: Education
Well Therapeutics

Well Therapeutics

Dr. Lori LeDuff & Nicole Goldin

Areas of focus: Health
Santosha

Santosha

Haiyan Khan, Vicki Judice, Kimberly Vanwagner & Eva Sohl

Areas of focus: Health
The University Medical Center Urban Farm

The University Medical Center Urban Farm

Catherine Hudson

Areas of focus: Food
College Beyond

College Beyond

Paris Woods & Sarah Payne

Areas of focus: Education
826 New Orleans

826 New Orleans

Douglas Keller & Aubrey Edwards

Areas of focus: Education
Descant Ranch

Descant Ranch

Seth Descant

Areas of focus: Food
Fresh Hands

Fresh Hands

Trey Green

Areas of focus: Food
Whole Village Art Therapy

Whole Village Art Therapy

Holly Wherry

Areas of focus: Education
TrainingGrounds

TrainingGrounds

Christine Neely & Melanie Richardson

Areas of focus: Education
Louisiana Coastal Services, Inc.

Louisiana Coastal Services, Inc.

Erik Mayo

Areas of focus: Water
Garden on Mars

Garden on Mars

Jeanette Bell

Areas of focus: Food
Pine Biotech

Pine Biotech

Elia Brodsky, Jaclyn Williams, Dr. Claudia Copeland, Dr. Amitha Dasari, Dr. Leonid Brodsky

Areas of focus: Health