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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

COVID-19 Response – Message from Our Executive Director

Dear Friends,  I hope this finds you well. As you know, our communities are dealing with an unprecedented public health crisis, and our thoughts are with everyone impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19). We are taking steps to ensure we can continue to serve you and maintain the health and safety of our staff as our nationRead More

Celebrating the Life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“One day we must come to see that the whole Jericho Road must be transformed so that men and women will not be constantly beaten and robbed as they make their journey on life’s highway. True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar. It comes to see that an edifice which producesRead More