Office Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Mailing Address:
Center for Public Service
Alcee Fortier Hall
6823 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-862-8060
Fax: 504-862-8061


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Contact Info


P.O. Box 652
New Canaan, Connecticut 06840
Directions To Agency:
Primary Phone: 415 860 6959

Primary Agency Contact

Name: Lacey Worel
Phone:415 860 6959

Agency Info

Agency type: Non Profit
Agency hours:
Beginning date for service:

Agency Details

Agency carries liability insurance.
Agency does not carry worker's compensation insurance.
We connect volunteers with grassroots organizations around the world.

Mission statements

Omprakash is a free online platform that connects grassroots health, education, and environmental organizations in over 30 countries with a global audience of volunteers, donors, and classrooms that can learn from and support their work. Our Education through Global Engagement (EdGE) program matches a rigorous online curriculum with an immersive international internship experience, leaving participants better prepared to understand and engage with local communities during their time abroad.

Populations Served by Agency

  • International health, educational, and environmental organizations

Topics Of Interest for this agency

  • Children/Youth
  • Community Building
  • Community Outreach
  • Curriculum Development
  • Cutural tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English as a Second Language instruction
  • Environment and Disaster Recovery
  • Health
  • Matching volunteers' interests and skills with schools' and non-profits' needs
  • Poverty
  • Public Relations
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Social Justice
  • Women's Empowerment

Public Service Needs

Resource Needs for this agency

  • community support, volunteers, monetary resources
  • Interns and Volunteers

Services Provided by Agency

  • Connect interns/volunteers with international grassroots social initiatives
  • Cross cultural networking, education and communication
  • Education
  • Grassroots Advocacy

Public Service Activities

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Center for Public Service, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-862-8060