Housing vouchers sought to support Jeremiah Program

By Randy Petersen (rpetersen@postbulletin.com) ROCHESTER, May 7th, 2018 – With plans and land in hand, pieces are falling in place for a new program aimed at helping single mothers escape poverty. The Jeremiah Program still has some hurdles to clear…

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

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…

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 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…

Jack and Mary Ann Remick Provide Generous Land Donation for Jeremiah Program’s Rochester-Southeast MN Campus Site

(Rochester, MN — September 8, 2017) — Jack and Mary Ann Remick, Rochester Philanthropists well known for providing educational opportunities to students with economic challenges, have generously agreed to donate land in Northwest Rochester to Jeremiah Program for its Rochester-Southeast…

Jeremiah Program Launches Rochester-Southeast Minnesota Campus for Single Mothers and their Children

(Rochester, MN – August 3, 2017) –Jeremiah Program Rochester-Southeast Minnesota launched its campaign for a campus in Rochester to serve 40 single women with children from Southeast Minnesota, with the assistance of a gift from the Sisters of Saint Francis,…

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…

Rochester Area Foundation awards Jeremiah Better Communities grant

The Rochester Area Foundation has awarded Jeremiah Program $20,000 to support the predevelopment stage for a campus in Rochester-Southeast MN to help low-income single mothers and their children move from poverty to prosperity. Jeremiah Program is one of 11 organizations…
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Rochester Rising profiles Jeremiah in Rochester

Rochester Rising, a news source dedicated to highlight Rochester entrepreneurs, profiles Jeremiah Program’s expansion efforts in Rochester-Southeast, MN. Read the full story here.…