COVID-19 Response

The New Orleans Business Alliance is working with public and private partners to ensure that New Orleans residents and businesses have access to all available resources to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

What We Do

Small Business Growth

We are committed to aiding our small business owners in growing and expanding their ventures through our Small Business Ecosystem Development focus.

Business Attraction & Retention

We provide assistance to companies seeking to relocate and become an integral part of New Orleans’ economic legacy.


Talent &
Workforce Development

Our goal is to prepare, attract and retain the talent that will encourage economic development.

Strategic Neighborhood Development

We help build stronger, more economically viable neighborhoods in New Orleans.

Our Toolbox

Business Insight Tool

Find local information from this elegant, powerful, comprehensive tool to make smarter, faster decisions.

Crescent City Biz Connector

Whether you are just starting out or are well on the way to success, find the right resources to keep your business growing and thriving.

2019-2020 Annual Impact Report

2019 IMPACT

758

jobs created

$8.5M

CONTRACTS AWARDED TO ENTREPRENEURS OF COLOR

704

BUSINESSES DIRECTLY SUPPORTED

127

JOB SEEKERS CONNECTED TO EMPLOYMENT

155

Job Placements

2020 IMPACT

$1.5M

TOTAL COVID-19 RELIEF PROVIDED

$1M

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE THROUGH GIG ECONOMY FUND

$50K

IN MASKS TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN REOPENING

300K

WAGES PAID TO UNEMPLOYED WORKERS THROUGH GET SHIFT DONE

Tracking the

Economic Impact of COVID-19
1250 Poydras St., Suite 2150
New Orleans, LA 70113
info@nolaba.org | 504.934.4500