It is with sadness and gratitude that the Board of Directors announces the departure of Lisa Perry as Executive Director of Jeremiah’s Place. While the board is saddened to see Lisa go, they are thrilled that she will be able to use her skills and passion for another organization that is making a difference in the lives of so many. … Read More
Susie Chase (Open Minds, LLC) has served as a Jeremiah’s Place board member since 2017, and as our Board’s Chair since 2019. She has been a committed force behind the scenes of Jeremiah’s Place during her tenure! Her expertise in strategic planning and governance has set the agency on the right path for many years to come. Thank you Susie … Read More
Please join us in welcoming our newest board member to the Jeremiah’s Place family – Welcome to JP, Kimmy Phillips! Kimmy has been a part of JP since the very beginning. She has been a childcare volunteer and as a volunteer event coordinator. Prior to coming onto the board officially, she was a member of our Development Committee and will continue her work on that committee as well as the HR committee.
David Riehl and Ashleigh Riehl learned the importance of volunteering early and have been committed to serving their community throughout their lives. Now parents themselves, we salute these changemakers for passing a sense of responsibility to their children and peers. Learn more about their impact here!
The United Way recognizes that far too many families in our community, every day presents a struggle to meet basic needs. They face homelessness and food insecurity. Add to this the pressures we are all now facing as a result of the current COVID-19 Crisis and the struggle can turn a difficult situation into a real emergency.
Footbridge for Families, a Pittsburgh based non-profit and winner of this year’s UpPrize, is now live and accepting referrals from select referral partners. Learn more about the work of this organization and check out last week’s interview with Founder and JP Board member, Kim Eckel, at the Generation Fempreneur Summit.
Jeremiah’s Place is proud to have team members and advisors that are dedicated to making an impact in our local Pittsburgh communities and beyond. Take a look at what JP Board Member and Executive Director of the Black Women’s Policy Agenda, Rochelle Jackson, is doing by launching a survey to help bring attention to a double crisis occurring in Pittsburgh … Read More
Jeremiah’s Place is excited to announce a new addition to our Board of Directors, Tanya Baronti! Tanya brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our ever expanding board. The inclusion of her guidance and expertise combined with the talents of our existing team will only further help Jeremiah’s Place to achieve our mission and vision. Learn more about Tanya: … Read More