Proskauer Rose, in partnership with NOAHH, dedicated their second sponsored home in New Orleans on Wednesday. The new home, for the Allen family, is in New Orleans East. Proskauer Rose’s original donation of $150,000 provides for two Habitat home sponsorships. Additionally, the law firm which has offices spanning the globe has dispatched groups of volunteers to travel to New Orleans to assist in the rebuilding of the area.
“We are grateful to Proskauer Rose and their outreach activities,” stated Jim Pate, NOAHH Executive Director. “Not only has Proskauer sponsored two homes for low-income families in New Orleans, but them have also sent teams to help build the homes. Their commitment helps to sustain our efforts.”
“Becoming a partner with Habitat for Humanity is the best thing that has happen to my son and I,” stated Lola Allen, NOAHH Partner Family. “We are very appreciative to all the individuals that helped make this dream become a reality,” she added.
Proskauer Rose, founded in 1875, is an international law firm providing a wide variety of legal services to clients worldwide from offices in Boca Raton, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, Newark, Paris, São Paulo and Washington, D.C. The firm, which has wide experience in all areas of practice important to businesses, not-for-profit institutions and individuals, can be found online at www.proskauer.com.