March Volunteer Spotlight

Meet Lydia and Mac Soldano Our March Volunteer Spotlight is for a mother and daughter team, Lydia and Mac Soldano. They are rockstars in our Cook for Kids Program, providing meals for our Jeremiah families before empowerment and life skills…

Amplify Austin with 24 Hours of Giving

Grateful for Surpassing Its Goal Jeremiah Program celebrates a successful Amplify Austin, a 24-hour online day of giving starting at 6 pm on February 28 and ending at 6 pm on March 1. Donors caught the vision and helped Jeremiah…

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Karen

Our first Volunteer Spotlight of 2019 is Karen Meyer Karen has been volunteering with us for five years, and currently serves as a Life Skills facilitator. Life Skills classes are offered weekly for our residents on a rotating calendar which…

Caryn Sullivan Interviews CEO Gloria Perez

Pioneer Press columnist, inspirational speaker and author Caryn Sullivan recently wrote about her conversation with Jeremiah Program CEO Gloria Perez. Here is an excerpt:
For Perez it’s gratifying to watch women rise above their insecurities, recognize they have a choice,

Jeremiah Program Search for Chief Executive Officer

Jeremiah Program is seeking a visionary national leader as their next Chief Executive Officer. This is an incredible leadership opportunity to leverage this innovative and proven two-generation model and drive national growth. This high-profile Chief Executive Officer, working collaboratively with…

Jeremiah Reveals Imagination Playground Donated by KaBOOM! and General Motors

Jeremiah Program was awarded a Creative Play Grant from General Motors and KaBOOM! for an Imagination Playground. Imagination Playground is a breakthrough playspace concept created by architect David Rockwell and uses uniquely shaped foam blocks and loose parts to empower…

United Way Launches a 2-Gen Strategic Plan for Austin

United Way for Greater Austin has partnered with the City of Austin and Travis County to develop the Austin/Travis County 2-Gen Strategic Plan in order to integrate the 2-Gen approach within our entire community. This Plan – the first community-wide…

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Jay

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Jay Our next honoree in our Volunteer Spotlight Series is Jedediah “Jay” Baker. Jay is the President & Founder of Conduits of Change, a nonprofit organization that supports families to become self-sufficient and provides them with the…

Jeremiah Program Austin Launches Partnership with Child Inc, Support from Luci Baines Johnson

Jeremiah Program Austin and Child Inc have entered into a partnership to expand services at Jeremiah’s Child Development Center.
The partnership has allowed Jeremiah to open a classroom for toddlers aged 18-24 months and was initiated by a substantial gift…

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet Mette

This month we are kicking off our Volunteer Spotlight series, to honor our volunteers who give so much of their time and talent to Jeremiah Program. Our first profile is on Mette Lundsgaard, Jeremiah Program Volunteer Extraordinaire.   How did you…