Nineteen Preschoolers Graduate Ready for Kindergarten!

Preschool graduation at Jeremiah marks an important milestone, not just for graduating preschoolers, but also for their mothers. Jeremiah strives to give families the tools they need to transform both generations, and while mothers are often highlighted, their children are…

Meet Brianne

Brianne, mother to twins Levi and Idris, became pregnant right out of high school. Her plan was to attend college, but she had to drop out after being put on bed rest. After the boys were born, Brianne worked double…

Thank you ECMC Volunteers!

  Volunteers from Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC), a non-profit group based in Minneapolis dedicated to student loan bankruptcy management and loan collection, came to Jeremiah’s Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses to spruce up the outside landscaping and interior common…

Congratulations to our Child Development Centers!

We are excited to share that the Minneapolis and St. Paul Child Development Centers (CDCs) have each earned FOUR star ratings from Parent Aware! This is the highest rating you can receive from Parent Aware and it is an incredible…

Jeremiah Program welcomes new Executive Director for the Minneapolis-Saint Paul campus, La Juana Whitmore

MINNEAPOLIS, MN June 20, 2018 Following an extensive search, Jessica Lehman, Jeremiah Program’s COO announced today the hiring of La Juana Whitmore as the new Executive Director for the organization’s Minneapolis and Saint Paul campus. Her start date will be…

Volunteer Highlight: Grandpa Bob!

Grandpa Bob is a passionate and dedicated volunteer here at Jeremiah Program with an inspiring story. He has been volunteering with kids for 25 years and spends four days a week in the Child Development Center at the Jeremiah Minneapolis…

Two Generations of Jeremiah Volunteers

  Our volunteers embody our two-generation approach to transforming lives! Trenda and Savana are a mother-daughter duo who are both committed to Jeremiah and serve our families in unique capacities. Trenda serves on the Jeremiah board and Savana is co-chair…

A HUGE Thank You to our Remarkable 1,087 Volunteers!

National Volunteer Appreciation Week was celebrated last week, April 15-20, 2018, and although we celebrate our volunteers every day we would like to take this time to give extra thanks for their amazing hard work and vibrant personalities. Jeremiah Program…

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

  Photo originally published by Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder – Stan Waldhauser (06/14/2018) 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…

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…