Deseret News Profiles Jeremiah Program

“By extending ladders of opportunity to single mothers and their families, we can make a dent in child poverty, educate and equip children for tomorrow’s workforce, and increase our economic competitiveness,” Jeremiah Program President & CEO Gloria Perez says in…

Award-Winning Filmmaker Releases New Video on Jeremiah

In an effort to highlight the successes of programs and policies that build a cycle of opportunity for families, filmmaker Steve Liss, in collaboration with Ascend at the Aspen Institute, has created two documentary short films featuring promising two-generation programs.…

A Community Conversation About Expanding Model Nationally

The National Board of Directors of Jeremiah Program hosted a community conversation on September 12, to discuss the future of the organization’s two-generational model on a national level. More than 100 attendees gathered to participate in table discussions and to…

Wilder Research Calculates Jeremiah's Return on Investment

Wilder Research has released a report analyzing the social return on investment (ROI) of Jeremiah Program, finding significant positive economic value for participants, private funders, taxpayers, and society as a whole. The ROI is the comparison of the economic value…

Jeremiah Program Fargo-Moorhead Receives $57,000 Grant from Catholic Health Initiatives

Jeremiah Program Fargo-Moorhead has received a major grant from Catholic Health Initiatives. The $57,560 grant, which will be supplemented with additional in-kind donations from Presentation Sisters of Fargo, will be used to train and certify four Personal Empowerment facilitators. These…

Wanda Walker Appointed Director of Program Excellence

Wanda N. Walker will join Jeremiah Program in the new position of Director of Program Excellence. Walker, who most recently served as Chief Administrative Officer for Community Action of Minneapolis, begins her work with Jeremiah July 15, 2013. As Director…

Jeremiah Program receives $15,000 from Walmart Foundation

Jeremiah Program is one of just 11 nonprofits nationwide recognized on Walmart’s seventh day in its “12 Days of Giving” holiday campaign. Jeremiah Program was chosen for its impact in helping individuals in the Fargo-Moorhead community gain the education, training…

Fargo-Moorhead program hopes to stabilize life for single mothers living in poverty

Jeremiah Program aims to branch out in Fargo-Moorhead
By Megan Card INFORUM FARGO – As Katrina Thompson prepared for her first year of college, her mind was focused on dorm décor and juggling a busy class schedule – not on…