Two of our deserving graduates — Chakita and Lavasha — were surprised to find themselves the featured guests on The Meredith Vieira Show on November 20! In the video segment above, Hawi Baisa-Chiri, Family Services Manager for Jeremiah’s Minneapolis-St. Paul campuses, shares her wishes for the two young women.
Producers of the NBC program were impressed with their stories of struggle and transformation and asked a Jeremiah staff member to make a wish on their behalf.
The women and their children then were flown to New York but told only that they would be speaking about their lives before and after Jeremiah Program. But little did they know that the show would actually grant the wishes staff have for them!
In this video segment, the Meredith Vieira Show makes those wishes come true: