Jeremiah Program Search for Chief Executive Officer

Jeremiah Program is seeking a visionary national leader as their next Chief Executive Officer. This is an incredible leadership opportunity to leverage this innovative and proven two-generation model and drive national growth. This high-profile Chief Executive Officer, working collaboratively with…

Jeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul Receives Otto Bremer Trust Grant

MINNEAPOLIS – December 27, 2018 – Jeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul is pleased to announce it’s been awarded $40,000 for general operating expenses from the Otto Bremer Trust to increase social and economic mobility among families headed by low-income single mothers…

Education is Power

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela In the culmination of our deep dive into Jeremiah Program’s five pillars, we are exploring the positive effects of career track education for…

Early Childhood Education Changes Lives

Jeremiah Program’s approach to tackling poverty is unique, focusing on two generations: mothers and their children. This method is doubly effective with moms working on earning an associate or bachelor’s degree, and children working on kindergarten readiness. Research shows that…

Minnesota Vikings, Anthony Barr, Spreads Holiday Cheer to Jeremiah Program Minneapolis

Anthony Barr, Vikings linebacker, visited Jeremiah Program Minneapolis-St. Paul on Tuesday afternoon to spread holiday cheer to resident families. Barr said of the event, “Since I grew up with a single mom I know first hand what it’s like to…

Why Supportive Housing Matters

Jeremiah Program is aiming to change the trajectory of single-mother families in the twin cities by providing five key program pillars designed to help families transform themselves from poverty to prosperity, two generations at a time. In our recent mailing…

Tackle Poverty with Anthony Barr

Tackling Poverty Two Generations at Time by transforming the lives of single parents and their families. I established Raise the Barr to help break the cycle of poverty for low-income single-parent families by helping single parents complete their post-secondary education.…

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…