Spark

Spark is a Themed Living Community sponsored by the Office of Mission & Ministry. It is designed to let first year students experience all that Mission & Ministry has to offer while building lasting relationships with each other.

Community Partners:

2013: St. Paul’s Homecoming Center, Second Harvest Food Bank
2012: Green Light New Orleans; New Orleans Food and Farm Network
2011: St. Anna’s Episcopal Church

Established

2011

Housed In

Office of Mission & Ministry

Results

Total student participants: 115
Total volunteer hours:   2505
719 CFLs installed throughout 42 homes, for a total lifetime energy savings of 283,286kWh, preventing 321,393 pounds of CO2 emissions
3 backyard vegetable gardens constructed

Program Areas

Focus Areas

Disaster Recovery
Environment

Target Locations

Greater New Orleans

Loyola Participants

Students