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

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…

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…

A Great Night for Networking and Beer!

Almost 100 Twin Cities young professionals gathered last Wednesday night at Wild Mind Ales in south Minneapolis to network and learn more about Jeremiah Program. Sponsored by PROPEL, Jeremiah’s young professional board, this was the 4th annual beer tasting. During…

Great Day on the Golf and Tennis Courts

Jeremiah Program’s 9th annual Golf and Tennis Tournament kicked off on Monday, June 19. What a beautiful, fun day on the course and the courts! The weather was perfect and the golfers enjoyed 18 holes while the tennis players competed…

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…

Thank you to our amazing 1,426 volunteers

While April 23–28 is the official National Volunteer Appreciation Week, at Jeremiah Program we celebrate our volunteers every day. Our results would not be possible without the 1,426 volunteers who last year alone gave 19,231 hours, valued by Independent Sector…

Shamrock Wealth Management’s Small Request Turns Big

Shamrock Wealth Management celebrated International Women’s Day in March by putting out a call to contribute items for welcome baskets for families on Jeremiah’s Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses. What happened next took Shamrock leaders by surprise. “Contributions poured in,…