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Owning a Home Strengthens The Economy

To celebrate Homeownership Month in June, our Executive Director, Nicole Barnes, shared her thoughts in a letter to the editor published by The New Orleans Advocate regarding why affordable homeownership is imperative for our economy.                         The month of June in southeastern Louisiana bringsRead More

Jericho Road Says Good-bye To Dedicated VISTA

Last week, we celebrated Conor Hyatt, Jericho Road’s Housing Sustainability VISTA. We celebrated both the friend he has become to all of us and the contribution he has made to forward the mission of Jericho Road Episcopal Housing Initiative. For the past year, Conor has been a dedicated and compassionate team player at Jericho RoadRead More

New to our team: Traci Simon, Director of Finance

Traci Simon is Jericho Road’s Director of Finance. As Director of Finance she ensures the positive financial outcomes and long-term financial health for the organizations.  She brings over 20 years of experience in finance management. Prior to joining Jericho Road’s team, she served as Finance Director for Project Homecoming, Inc., a community development organization thatRead More

VOTE FOR US!

VOTE FOR US!!! Jericho Road Episcopal Housing Initiative is participating in the Gulf Coast Bank & Trust Community Rewards Program and would like your support. Vote for Jericho Road, daily, for us to win up to $30,000. Vote TODAY through March 29th Vote Here: www.gulfbank.com/vote     Thank you for your support in providing affordableRead More

Jericho Road: The Skinny November 2017

Rounding out the year with our final newsletter, Jericho Road: The Skinny November 2017, we have so much good news to share! Good news about future plans for Jericho Road, expanding projects focused on closing the racial wealth divide, new homeowners, new partnerships, and successful programming assisting to get out the vote this fall! ThankRead More

Get Out The Vote

The 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln once said, “Elections belong to the people. It’s their decision. If they decide to turn their back on the fire and burn their behinds, then they will just have to sit on their blisters.” If recent election cycles have done anything they have reminded us ofRead More

Jericho Road: The Skinny August 2017

Check out Jericho Road: The Skinny 2017 Read about Jericho Road’s newest home developments, homeowners, and summer internships. This issue includes an article on sustainability programming for  new homeowners. We’re excited about how we assist our clients from the moment they express interest in homeownership until … well, our supportive programming doesn’t end! And, we don’tRead More

August 2017 Post Purchase Workshop

Thanks to Capital One Bank Investing For Good Community Development Grants Jericho Road is happy to provide our August Post-Purchase Workshop on water conservation and energy in the home. Come out and take advantage of these free workshops that offer education and hands on training to homeowners!