AMP: Grassroots²

New Orleans, LA

Community Book Center

Vision: The Community Book Center is an African American centered book store, as well as an arts and crafts gift shop, serving as a community center for the greater New Orleans community.

Impact: Not only does The Community Book Center serve as a book store for its New Orleans community, but The Community Book Center also holds annual Kwanza celebrations, workshops on economic success, community development and more, as well as book talks, and documentary screenings.