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…

Single mothers move into Jeremiah Program, work toward better lives

Jeremiah Program Austin was featured on KVUE News. Jeremiah welcomed four new families over the Labor Day weekend and new mom, Cristina, was interviewed. View the full story…

Jeremiah Program – Austin announced as a nominee for the Non-Profit Award at the 2018 Greater Austin Business Awards

Jeremiah Program Austin is a finalist for the Non-Profit Award at the 2018 Greater Austin Business Awards! The awards, presented by the Austin Chamber of Commerce, recognize businesses and organizations for achievements, community contributions, and milestones. It is the largest…

Jeremiah Program announced as Impact Austin Community Partner

We are excited to announce that we were chosen to be an Impact Austin Community Partner. Impact Austin will provide $111,500 to support our Empowerment and Life Skills Classes. Impact Austin is a charity comprised of women seeking to transform…

CEO Gloria Perez named to new Community Advisory Board at the Minneapolis Fed

  MINNEAPOLIS, April 5, 2018 – The Minneapolis Fed announced the members of the newly formed Community Advisory Board for the Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute. This advisory board, made up of 12 local nonprofit, philanthropic, and government leaders, including…

Jeremiah Program CEO Gloria Perez’s Greatest Mentor – Her Mother

Gloria’s mother taught her valuable lessons about education, hard work and diligence. “She had to learn how to be independent and lead; she became the sole breadwinner and spiritual guide for the family. My mom’s deep faith, perseverance and adventurous…

Jeremiah Featured in Story by CBS Austin’s Walt Maciborski

CBS Austin News features Jeremiah Program Austin in a news story about Jeremiah’s mission to help single mothers achieve their dreams. The story features interviews with program participant Deja Phillips and Executive Director Shannon Moody.…

Jeremiah Program Chosen as a SXSW Community Service Awards Honoree

Jeremiah Program Austin has been honored with a 2018 SXSW Community Service Award. Among the honorees are six individuals and six organizations chosen for their hard work serving communities in Austin and beyond. According to Ari Roth of SXSW, “Honorees…

Resident shares story on Keep Austin Affordable video

Marissa Martinez, a resident on Jeremiah Program Austin’s new campus, shares her story, her need for Jeremiah’s holistic services, and her amazing goals for herself. Watch the moving Housing Works video.

Jeremiah cuts ribbon on new Austin, TX, campus

Jeremiah Program Austin cut the ribbon on a beautiful new campus on Monday, March 6. The campus will provide 35 determined single mothers and their young children with safe and affordable housing, on-site early childhood education, and an environment that…