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April Volunteer Spotlight

Meet Luna
Our April Volunteer Spotlight is Luna Chandna. Luna started volunteering with Jeremiah Program in 2017 just after our campus was built. She initially volunteered by helping our Volunteer Coordinator develop her outreach plan for the year. Since then,…

You Created Change

2018 was a year of tremendous opportunity for Jeremiah Program as we celebrated our 20th anniversary. Thanks to our donors, community partners, and volunteers, Jeremiah families thrived and were empowered to create change two generations at a time.

With your…

Thank you volunteers

It is national volunteer appreciation week! Dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers are a critically important part of our vibrant campus communities. Together we help single moms and their children learn, grow and succeed.
In 2018, Jeremiah Program had over 1,000 volunteers…

Honor Mom with an Original Jeremiah Kid Card

Let us solve the Mother’s Day Dilemma
Moms. You know what they always say on Mother’s Day, “I don’t need a gift; I just want to spend time with you.” Or maybe, “I’d just like to take an uninterrupted nap.”…

Kristie & Rey

When former Richfield, Minn., resident Kristie Garcia, 22, discovered she and her son could have a better life, she didn’t give the eight-hour weekly round trip to Fargo a second thought. Garcia, one of the newest residents of Jeremiah Program…

Human Rights Commission Award

Jeremiah Human Resources Intern, Nadia Mohamed will be awarded the 2018 Human Rights Award from the City of St. Louis Park’s Human Rights Commission on Monday, March 18. According to the St. Louis Park city website, the Human Rights Award…

Governing Board Member Insights

Advancement Director Debra Wilken recently chatted with board member Sandy Santana. Sandy is the Executive Director of Children’s Rights, a New York nonprofit. Here is one of his insights on being involved with Jeremiah Program.
What inspires you about being…

Whitney Wright Exceeds Expectations

From Volunteer to Jeremiah Rockstar
Whitney Wright began her service to Jeremiah Program as a volunteer four years ago. She assisted with childcare and volunteer coordination for weekly empowerment classes as well as annual event planning and logistics. In 2017…