Partners

CPEX works with a variety of partners whose missions are in alignment with ours. By leveraging funds from multiple sources, CPEX maximizes the impact of every dollar spent in our communities. If you are interested in becoming a partner, please contact us.

AARP

AARP’s mission is to enhance the quality of life for all as we age, leading positive social change, and delivering value to members through information, advocacy, and service.

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Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge

The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge is a catalyst for the arts — providing arts education, jobs, programs, and events in and around Baton Rouge. We are working to create a better place to…

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Baton Rouge Area Chamber

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber is providing visionary leadership and taking decisive actions to propel our community to a more prosperous economic future.

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Baton Rouge Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

The mission of the Baton Rouge Area Convention and Visitors Bureau shall be to increase visitation to and awareness of the Baton Rouge Area thereby enhancing economic impact.

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Baton Rouge Area Foundation

The Baton Rouge Area Foundation, a community foundation with $530 million in assets, provides two essential functions for the capital region.

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Baton Rouge City-Parish Office of Community Development

To provide decent housing opportunities, improved living environments, and expanded opportunities for person of low and moderate income.

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Baton Rouge Community College

The mission of Baton Rouge Community College is to identify and meet the educational and workforce needs of our community through innovative, accessible, and dynamic programs.

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Baton Rouge Green

Baton Rouge Green is a non-profit organization dedicated to the enhancement of our urban forest by inspiring the residents of the greater Baton Rouge area to conserve, plant and sustain our community’s trees.

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BREADA

The mission of the Big River Economic and Agricultural Development Alliance (BREADA, bred-uh) is to to build a healthy and strong food system; to increase sustainability of independent local farmers, fishers and food producers; and to foster stewardship of land and community through public markets.

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Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council

The CACRC is a group of dedicated people working toward the goal of promoting electronic waste reduction and the use of recycled goods through leadership and education programs for public and private entities.

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Capital One Bank

Capital One is a diversified bank that offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients.

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City of Baton Rouge – Parish of East Baton Rouge

Situated on the Mississippi River, Baton Rouge represents the best of Louisiana’s vibrant culture. The state capital, Baton Rouge is a thriving city that is home to both LSU and Southern University and numerous businesses and industrial facilities. Known for its great people, its unique food and its lively music, Red Stick has something for everyone – including a local government that cares.

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Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority of Louisiana

Working with federal, state and local political subdivisions, including levee districts, the CPRA will work to establish a safe and sustainable coast that will protect our communities, the nation’s critical energy infrastructure and our bountiful…

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Downtown Business Association

The Downtown Business Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the growth and success of Downtown Baton Rouge.

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Downtown Development District

For over 20 years, the DDD has been passionate in its work to initiate, incubate and support partnerships that develop and enhance downtown Baton Rouge.

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East Baton Rouge Mortgage Finance Authority

The EBRMFA will be seen as a catalyst for safe and affordable housing and economic development activities that will lead to home ownership, and will seek to find creative solutions to funding parish needs in…

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East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority

To transform the quality of life for all citizens who live, work and play in East Baton Rouge Parish by returning blighted properties to productive use, fostering redevelopment through facilitating partnerships, and creating a vibrant,…

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Fannie Mae

Fannie Mae is a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) chartered by Congress with a mission to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the U.S. housing and mortgage markets.

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Ford Foundation

We are on the frontlines of social change around the world, working with visionary leaders and organizations to change social structures and institutions—so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential and have…

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Greater New Orleans Foundation

The Greater New Orleans Foundation is one of the oldest and largest philanthropic organizations in the region. Every day, the Foundation joins other foundations, nonprofit organizations, community leaders, and government officials to address the needs…

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Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation

The Irene W. and C.B. Pennington Foundation provides philanthropic support to promote the overall well-being of families and communities.

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JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase, one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States, is also one of the most respected in the world.

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Louisiana Association of REALTORS

Louisiana REALTORS is a member-based trade association established to assist its members in the business of real estate in Louisiana.

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Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation

The mission of the Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation is to transform the disaster caused by hurricanes Katrina and Rita into an unprecedented opportunity for a new Louisiana — providing resources for the relief, recovery and…

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Louisiana Economic Development

Louisiana Economic Development is responsible for strengthening the state’s business environment and creating a more vibrant Louisiana economy.

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Louisiana Housing Alliance

Working to ensure all Louisianans have a place to call home.

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Louisiana Housing Finance Authority

The American Dream. Louisiana’s Dream. Our Dream For You.

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Louisiana Municipal Association

A unified voice for municipalities since 1926.

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Louisiana Recovery Authority

The Disaster Recovery Unit, sunsetted on June 30, 2010 and now located within the Division of Administration’s Office of Community Development, is dedicated to helping Louisiana’s citizens recovery from hurricanes Katrina, Rita, Gustav and Ike.

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LSU College of Art + Design

The College of Art + Design includes programs in studio art, art history, architecture, graphic design, interior design and landscape architecture.

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LSU Community University Partnership

The Community University Partnership (CUP) exhibits the University’s commitment to community in a variety of these areas, with a concentrated focus upon Old South Baton Rouge and the neighborhoods immediately north of LSU’s campus.

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LSU Hilltop Arboretum

The mission of LSU Hilltop Arboretum is to provide a sanctuary where students and visitors can learn about natural systems, plants, and landscape design.

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Mid City Redevelopment Alliance

The mission of Mid City Redevelopment Alliance is to serve as a catalyst, facilitator and coordinator, to encourage the growth and renewal of the Mid City region of Baton Rouge by attracting new and retaining…

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National Association of Realtors

The core purpose of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is to help its members become more profitable and successful.

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Neighborworks America

NeighborWorks America is a national nonprofit organization created by Congress to provide financial support, technical assistance, and training for community-based revitalization efforts.

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Northshore Community Foundation

We have granted over 1 million to nonprofit organizations serving our region and provided over $500,000 for smarter, sustainable planning to protect our sense of place.

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Police Jury Association of Louisiana

The Police Jury Association of Louisiana was created in 1924 to improve parish government in the State of Louisiana. Membership is open to each of the 64 parishes in the State of Louisiana, whether organized…

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Providence

Our company is a team of engineers and scientists that is guided by a vision of tomorrow. Our staff has a long history of providing cost effective and technically sound solutions to our clients with a personal touch. Our professionalism, technical abilities, and commitment to quality allow us to serve our clients with a high degree of expertise and experience in the various disciplines of engineering and environmental sciences.

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Reconnecting America

Reconnecting America is a national non-profit organization that is working to integrate transportation systems and the communities they serve, with the goal of generating lasting public and private returns, improving economic and environmental efficiency, and…

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Regions Bank

At Regions, we share a vision to improve and strengthen our communities, and we take our role in achieving that vision very seriously.

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Smart Growth America

Smart Growth America is a coalition of national, state and local organizations working to improve the ways we plan and build the towns, cities and metro areas we call home.

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Southern University and A&M College

The mission of Southern University and A&M College, an Historically Black, 1890 land-grant institution, is to provide opportunities for a diverse student population to achieve a high-quality, global educational experience, to engage in scholarly, research, and creative activities, and to give meaningful public service to the community, the state, the nation, and the world so that Southern University graduates are competent, informed, and productive citizens.

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State of Louisiana

Union. Justice. Confidence.

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State of Louisiana Office of Community Development

The primary goal of the Office of Community Development (OCD) is to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Louisiana.

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Surdna Foundation

The Surdna Foundation seeks to foster just and sustainable communities in the United States—communities guided by principles of social justice and distinguished by healthy environments, strong local economies, and thriving cultures.

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The Foundation for Historical Louisiana

The mission of the Foundation for Historical Louisiana is to promote the preservation of the cultural and architectural heritage of Louisiana through education, advocacy, and stewardship.

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The Kresge Foundation

Working to create opportunity, have community impact, foster institutional transformation, and promote environmental conservation.

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The Walton Family Foundation

Creating opportunity so that individuals and communities can live better in today’s world by investing in education reform, freshwater and marine conservation and community and economic development.

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Transportation for America

Transportation for America has formed a broad coalition  of housing, business, environmental, public health, transportation, equitable development, and other organizations. We’re all seeking to align our national, state, and local transportation policies with an array…

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Tulane City Center

The Tulane City Center houses the Tulane School of Architecture’s applied urban research and outreach programs. Programs of the City Center vary over time, but share a focus on improving cities – particularly our home city of New Orleans – through fostering global urban research, the development of flexible and innovative urban strategies, and the provision of environmentally and culturally informed principles to guide the design and revitalization of the contemporary metropolis.

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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

EPA’s mission is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment—air, water, and land—upon which life depends.

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U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu

A senior senator, Mary Landrieu has represented Louisiana in the U.S. Senate since 1996, and has been in Louisiana public office sine she was 23 years old.

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University of New Orleans

The University of New Orleans (UNO), the urban research university of the State of Louisiana, provides essential support for the educational, economic, cultural, and social well being of the culturally rich and diverse New Orleans…

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Whitney Bank

Whitney Bank provides checking accounts, business banking, commercial banking, credit cards, mortgage, auto loans, investment and retirement planning.

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Xavier University of Louisiana

Xavier University of Louisiana, founded by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, is Catholic and historically Black. The ultimate purpose of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society. This preparation takes place in a diverse learning and teaching environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, including research and community service.

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