Fargo-Moorhead groundbreaking celebrates next step toward new home opening to 20 families in 2018

Fargo, ND — Jeremiah Program broke ground on its new Fargo-Moorhead campus in early June. The new campus, located at 3104 Fiechtner Drive South in Fargo, will provide safe and affordable housing for 20 determined, low-income families, as well as…

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…

Jeremiah celebrates Boston college grads

We celebrate the six women from Jeremiah Program Boston who earned their associate degrees from Endicott College this month! All will remain with Jeremiah as they embark on earning their bachelor degree. Our congratulations to these remarkable, determined moms and…

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…

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…

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 advances exploration in Brownsville, NY

Jeremiah Program is partnering with Community Solutions, SCO Family Services and Medgar Evers College to explore bringing its two-generation approach to Brownsville, NY, a neighborhood in Brooklyn. Shivonne C. McKay has joined the effort as Community Outreach Consultant. “We are…

Gloria Perez named to Young Women’s Initiative Council

Jeremiah Program President & CEO Gloria Perez has been named by Governor Mark Dayton to the Young Women’s Initiative Council, a part of the Young Women’s Initiative of Minnesota (YWIMN). YWIMN will bring together nonprofits, businesses, and government to improve…

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…