Jeremiah Program Launches Rochester-Southeast Minnesota Campus for Single Mothers and their Children

(Rochester, MN – August 3, 2017) –Jeremiah Program Rochester-Southeast Minnesota launched its campaign for a campus in Rochester to serve 40 single women with children from Southeast Minnesota, with the assistance of a gift from the Sisters of Saint Francis,…

Rochester Receives Significant Funding from Otto Bremer Trust

Rochester, MN – The Otto Bremer Trust has awarded the Rochester-Southeast Minnesota Jeremiah Program $75,000 for predevelopment of a Campus in Rochester to serve 40 forty families. Jeremiah Program offers one of the nation’s most successful strategies for transforming families…

Congratulations to our May MSP graduates

Jeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul celebrated the graduation of 11 determined young women and their 15 children on Saturday, May 13. This joy-filled celebration highlighted the amazing accomplishments of these families. Our graduates have earned degrees from St. Catherine University, Metropolitan…

Jeremiah Program moves forward in Charlottesville

After spending 2016 determining the feasibility of bringing Jeremiah Program to Charlottesville, the 2GenCville Steering Committee voted in early January to continue efforts into 2017. “We’re very excited about the decision,” says 2Gen co-chair Laura Merricks. “There is still much…

Former Harvard roommates unite to serve Jeremiah

When Dishon Mills, Sandy Santana and Henry Wilde met at Harvard College more than 20 years ago, Mills said their connection was immediate. “We were all from really different places but we just clicked from the beginning.” Now, all three…

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…

Jeremiah Program receives $1.05 million from National Housing Trust Fund

Jeremiah Program today announced receipt of a $1.05 million award from the National Housing Trust Fund (HTF), administered through the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA). The funds will be used to build a 20-apartment campus for low-income single mothers…

Raise the Barr event benefits Jeremiah

Pictured l-r: Jeremiah Minneapolis-St. Paul Trustee Margie Bodas with Executive Director Lucy Gerold, Anthony Barr and Director of Coordinated Family Services Rebecca Putzer Jeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul was the beneficiary of Raise the Barr Foundation’s first annual holiday party on…
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Jeremiah Program expands to meet growing demand

Jeremiah Program is accelerating efforts to meet the growing demand across the country for its proven two-generation approach to reducing poverty. Over the next two years, the organization will increase the number of families served by nearly 70% and expand…

“For women, a hand up”

The Rochester Post-Bulletin profiles the work of community leaders to bring Jeremiah Program to the Olmsted County (MN) area. Read the article. Jeremiah welcomes the Rochester area community to an open program on Thursday, November 3, at 6:30 pm at…