Working collaboratively with our trusted partners to implement meaningful and lasting revitalization


Implementation of the Transformation Plan is being led by the City of Shreveport and the Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport and is divided into the three primary Choice Neighborhoods components of Housing, People, and Neighborhood.

The Housing Component is led by ITEX Development and the Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport.

The People Component is led by Volunteers of America North Louisiana.

The Neighborhood Component is led by the City’s Department of Community Development.

Valued Partners

  • City of Shreveport, Department of Community Development
  • Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport
  • ITEX Development
  • Brown Taylor Development
  • Manning Architects
  • Volunteers of America of North Louisiana
  • Housing Opportunities Unlimited
  • Caddo Parish Schools
  • Allendale-Ledbetter-Lakeside Heights Partnership
  • The Community Foundation of North Louisiana
  • Shreveport Common
  • SUSLA Facilities Inc.
  • Shreveport Parks and Recreation
  • Community Support Programs, Inc.
  • Community and Workforce Development, Southern University – Shreveport
  • Small Business Development Programs, Southern University – Shreveport
  • Louisiana Housing Corporation
  • Grants and Sponsored Programs; Southern University – Shreveport
  • Shreveport Green
  • Northwestern State University Child and
  • Family Network
  • TACA – Texas Avenue Community Association
  • Shreveport Regional Arts Council
  • North Louisiana Civil Rights Coalition
  • Northwestern University School of Nursing
  • Caddo Community Action Agency
  • Galilee Family Enrichment Center Food Bank of NW Louisiana
  • Shreveport Home Mortgage Authority
  • Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce
  • Booker T. Washington High School
  • J.S. Clark Elementary School
  • Career Adult & Alternative Education, Caddo Parish Schools
  • Christus Schumpert Health Systems
  • Martin Luther King Health Center
  • David Raines Community Health Center
  • Northwest Louisiana Interfaith Pharmacy
  • Shreveport Downtown Development Authority
  • Volunteers for Youth Justice in Caddo Parish
  • SporTran
  • Goodwill Industries of North Louisiana
  • James Burton Foundation
  • Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet
  • Louisiana State University- Shreveport
  • LSU Agricultural Center
  • Communities in Schools
  • Shreveport Police Department
  • Shreveport Local Workforce Development Board
  • Step Forward
  • Little Union Learning Center
  • Northern and Central LA Interfaith
  • The Fuller Center for Housing
  • Providence House
  • Luke’s Medical Ministry
  • Hope Connections
  • Local Lenders