FREE paint for New Orleans nonprofits, artists & schools


In partnership with the City of New Orleans Department of Sanitation, the Green Project is reclaiming usable paint from Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day and giving it to nonprofits, artists and residents—free of charge! All paint will be sorted by kind & color. To get your free paint, please complete this Paint Request Form.


The Department of Sanitation will allow access to its facility, located at 2829 Elysian Fields Avenue, for paint pick ups ONLY on the dates and times listed below.

Nonprofits, Churches, Artists, Schools

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Nonprofits, Churches, Artists, Schools AND Residents

Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Official Flyer

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Hailey Allison