Jeremiah Program Receives 15-year Financial Commitment for New Project

Lack of affordable housing is always an obstacle to economic viability, especially for single moms with a goal of career-track education. Thanks to a 15-year commitment by Olmsted County Housing and Redevelopment Authority board, Jeremiah Program’s future Rochester 40-apartment campus…

Grant Helps Single Moms Advance Social-Emotional Health of Their Young Children

Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) committed $20,000 to Jeremiah Program Rochester-Southeast Minn. to help parents living in poverty meet the social-emotional needs of their children from birth to age five. “We are proud to support organizations that are doing the…

Caryn Sullivan Interviews CEO Gloria Perez

Pioneer Press columnist, inspirational speaker and author Caryn Sullivan recently wrote about her conversation with Jeremiah Program CEO Gloria Perez. Here is an excerpt:
For Perez it’s gratifying to watch women rise above their insecurities, recognize they have a choice,

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 Rochester-SE MN Receives $475,000 from Otto Bremer Trust Grant

ROCHESTER – December 27, 2018 – Jeremiah Program Rochester-Southeast MN is pleased to announce it’s been awarded $475,000 ($400,000 capital and $75,000 general operating) from the Otto Bremer Trust (OBT) to address issues of affordable housing, intergenerational poverty, and workforce…

Minnesota Gives $11.7 Million to Build Rochester Campus of Jeremiah Program

The Rochester Campus has $1.7M Goal Remaining to Break Ground. See details at mnhousing.gov Featured on Kare 11, Nov 1, 2018 ST. PAUL, MN – Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal joined community leaders today to announce funding to create and…

Mayo Clinic Features Jeremiah Program, MN Business Partnerships 2018 Legacy Award Honor

Mayo Clinic features JoMarie Morris, Executive Director of Jeremiah Program Rochester/Southeast, in its MN Business Partnerships 2018 Legacy Award Honor. Click here to watch video.…

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…

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…