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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

The Skinny Newsletter – October 2020

Dear Friends, I am grateful for your support of Jericho Road’s work in 2020 thus far! It has been a challenging year for us all because of the coronavirus pandemic. I am sure at this point we’re all missing in-person interactions and events, especially in a community like New Orleans, where we thrive based onRead More

Katrina 15th Anniversary Virtual Town Hall: Bridging the Racial Wealth Gap

Join Jericho Road in commemorating the 15th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina by gathering virtually in a town hall with policy experts and housing and community advocates to explore strategies to prevent large scale displacement of low-income and working families due to increased housing prices and escalating taxes in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods. Jericho Road was foundedRead More

Giving Tuesday Now – Save-The-Date

We are inviting you to support Jericho Road’s work by participating in Giving Tuesday Now on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Giving Tuesday Now is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. It’s a global day of unity and giving to take place as a response to the unprecedentedRead More