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2024 Educational Workshops Schedule

At Jericho Road, we are dedicated to providing educational workshops for communities throughout Southeast Louisiana and beyond. Our mission is to equip every potential homebuyer and homeowner with the tools for success and prosperity. Through our workshops, participants can interact with and learn from industry experts on a wide range of topics. We’re not justRead More

Celebrating Rosalind Magee Peychaud: A Champion for People, Community and Progress

As we come to the end of celebrating Women’s History Month, we want to take a moment to honor the remarkable life and contributions of Rosalind Magee Peychaud. Throughout her career, Peychaud has made significant impacts across various fields, always guided by her life motto “people first.” With over fifty years of professional experience, sheRead More

Celebrating The Women of Jericho Road’s Board

As Women’s History Month continues, we’re deeply inspired by the remarkable women serving on Jericho Road’s board. These seasoned professionals are not only leaders but also experts in their industries, spearheading change as influential community leaders in New Orleans. They champion social justice, tirelessly paving the way for a more equitable world. Their dedication drivesRead More

Celebrating the Legacy of Jessie Smallwood: A Beacon of Community Activism and Equality

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Jericho Road is thrilled to shine a spotlight on the remarkable life and contributions of Jessie Smallwood. Smallwood, a beacon of community activism and a staunch advocate for equality, left an indelible mark as the Executive Director of the Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO). During her tenure, SmallwoodRead More

Celebrating the Exceptional Women of Jericho Road

During Women’s History Month, we’re thrilled to highlight the amazing women on our team. They’re leaders facing unique challenges, especially women of color. That’s why we prioritize their leadership, promoting equity and diversity. The women who serve on Jericho Road’s team are exceptional—community organizers, advocates, experts—working tirelessly to combat oppression and create a more justRead More

Jericho Road’s Executive Director, Nicole Barnes, Elected as Chair of The Louisiana Association of Affordable Housing Providers (LAAHP)

We are delighted to announce that our Executive Director, Nicole Barnes, has assumed the role of Board Chair for the Louisiana Association of Affordable Housing Providers (LAAHP).  LAAHP is a non-profit organization committed to advocating for laws, legislation, and programs essential for the development and enhancement of a sustainable affordable housing inventory in Louisiana. LAAHP’sRead More

Celebrating Black History Month with Purpose at Jericho Road

We extend a heartfelt invitation to join us in celebrating Black History Month at Jericho Road Episcopal Initiative! Our organization remains resolute in addressing the enduring social inequities that have impacted African American communities throughout history. Our dedicated efforts focus on fostering positive change through initiatives such as affordable housing, workforce development, and financial wellness, tailored specificallyRead More

2019-2021 Impact Report

Celebrating 15 Years of Empowering Southeast Louisiana! Jericho Road proudly celebrates our 15th Anniversary! Thanks to our community and philanthropic partners, we’ve been able to provide affordable housing, financial education, and workforce development programs to low-income families in Southeast Louisiana. With your support, we’ve opened doors to homeownership and addressed systemic inequities. Despite challenges likeRead More

Message from Executive Director – Nicole Barnes

Dear Friends, I hope this message finds you well! We are so very grateful for your continued support of Jericho Road’s work during this very trying time. Despite the unprecedented challenges we have all faced in 2020 and now into the first half of 2021, our staff has met them, head-on, with determination and resiliency.Read More

2021 Financial Wellness Workshops Schedule

Managing Debt: Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Host: Deborah Graham, Engagement Specialist and Community Development and Investment at Capital One Topic: This workshop aims to share a broader review of debt by underlying important concepts and sharing best practices to reduce and manage debt. This webinar describes skills to understand debt, debt related to credit, theRead More