Jeremiah Program Announces New Chief Advancement Officer

Jeremiah Program is pleased to announce its new hire, Debra Wilken, as the Chief Advancement Officer (CAO). Wilken has spent the better part of three decades with The Salvation Army Northern Division Minnesota & North Dakota, where she previously served…

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.…

Jeremiah Program Fargo-Moorhead Welcomes New Executive Director Lonnie Pederson

FARGO, ND – Lonnie Pederson has joined Jeremiah Program Fargo-Moorhead as the organization’s new executive director. Pederson joins Jeremiah Program after developing a Master of Arts in Leadership Program at the University of Jamestown, where she served as director of…

Jeremiah Program profiled by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Jeremiah Program is excited to be profiled in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Self-Sufficiency Series.  Nonprofit organizations like Jeremiah Program, who utilize family-centered, 2gen strategies, can make a significant impact to end poverty in the United States. Read…

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…

Jeremiah Program announced as Impact Austin Community Partner

We are excited to announce that we were chosen to be an Impact Austin Community Partner. Impact Austin will provide $111,500 to support our Empowerment and Life Skills Classes. Impact Austin is a charity comprised of women seeking to transform…

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…

Mayo Clinic Gives Grant to Jeremiah Program

KIMT3 News – Mayo Clinic is awarding a substantial grant that will help Jeremiah Program better serve single mothers in southeast Minnesota starting this fall. The program helps to pull single mother families out of poverty by assisting with housing,…

Jeremiah Program Boston is in the Charity Warriors Challenge!

Boston’s Executive  Director, Emilia Diamant, is one of  fourteen female leaders participating in this years Charity Warriors competition. Charity Warriors is a 10-week fundraising accelerator and competition for MA-based nonprofits. Diamant was chosen from a competitive pool  to compete. Through…