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…

Jeremiah Program featured in Rochester Women Magazine

Jeremiah Program Expands to Rochester Written by Nicole L. Czarnomski Photography by Fagan Studios About five years ago, Paul Fleissner, head of Olmsted County Community Services at the time, learned about Jeremiah Program while listening to CEO Gloria Perez speak…

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…

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…

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…

Speakers share their stories at Jeremiah Program Boston’s Voices Rising event

Jeremiah Program Boston’s successful Voices Rising Event that took place on October 18 brought together artists, business professionals, civic leaders, educators, and community members to benefit Jeremiah’s campus in Boston. You can now watch speakers from the event on our…

Jeremiah Program Boston Launches Podcast

Jeremiah Program Boston Launches Podcast Listen to staff, participants and leaders share their views on how the program works, learn about what makes Boston’s campus uniquely different and hear about the positive impact of the program in the lives of…

Jeremiah Program Chosen as a SXSW Community Service Awards Honoree

Jeremiah Program Austin has been honored with a 2018 SXSW Community Service Award. Among the honorees are six individuals and six organizations chosen for their hard work serving communities in Austin and beyond. According to Ari Roth of SXSW, “Honorees…