Jeremiah Program celebrated the graduation of six amazing families from the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses in a moving ceremony on Saturday, June 13.
Board, staff, family and friends gathered to recognize this important milestone for these determined young women and their children.
As Lucy Gerold, Executive Director of the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses, said, “Jeremiah is far from a free ride. Determination and persistence got these women to this place today — and oh what a glorious place this is.”
And as one of Jeremiah’s coaches noted, “Nothing is going to stand in their way.” Congratulations to these young women and their children.
Our graduates received degrees from:
Metro State University
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
Also included in the graduation was presentation of:
- SHERO awards for outstanding overall program participation, courage and strength to Judy, Alyssa, Amanda and Charlotte
- RAVE awards from peers recognizing outstanding community leadership, exceptional community support, positivity and positive parenting to Shamieka, Amber, Libby and Shanese