Proud, determined and hardworking, the women of Jeremiah Program dream of self-reliance and a life beyond poverty. They have the energy and the drive to create a brighter future, but have previously lacked the support necessary to change their lives.

If you are interested in working toward a better life for yourself and your children, we invite you to explore how Jeremiah Program can help you realize your potential, beginning with empowerment and life skills training.

Program Criteria

  • Applicant is 18 years of age or older.
  • Applicant is at or below 30% Area Median Income (AMI).
  • Applicant has a high school diploma or GED.
  • Applicant has the ability to work and attend an accredited post-secondary institution in the United States.
  • Applicant intends to enroll in a post-secondary educational program.
  • Applicant has at least 50% custody of their child(ren) or is currently pregnant.
  • Applicant has at least one child under 5.

Program Benefits

  • Supportive community of peers working towards self-reliance
  • Empowerment and life skills education
  • Individual coaching to support you as you set and meet your goals
  • Access to professionals who can help you develop your skills and provide networking and job-shadowing opportunities
  • Access to mentors and tutors as needed
  • Volunteer childcare during Jeremiah Program activities


Jeremiah Program – Boston is currently accepting program applications. If you have any questions, please contact Greta Douglas (Admissions Coordinator) at

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