Combination of grants provide vets with vital funds and counseling to get housed and prevent homelessness New York, NY November 5 – Jericho Project, a nationally-acclaimed nonprofit ending homeless at its roots, has won a two-year $2-million grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to launch a new program to reduce homelessness among veterans[…..]
Opinion: Bring Humanity to the Fight Against Homelessness Jericho Project CEO Tori Lyon recently wrote an insightful op-ed piece that discusses and promotes progressive changes that can be made to public policy and current social service funding levels that we believe will ultimately result in getting more New Yorkers off the streets and on with[…..]
The third annual Day of Action joined individuals, families, community partners and companies in projects such as assembling and distributing spa packages, preparing food and toy drives and decorating Jericho residences for holiday celebrations. Read More via Bronx Times
It was a great spring day in the Bronx. Volunteers from Neuberger Berman participated in a day of gardening at our Walton House residence. Neuberger Berman employees, Jericho’s staff and residents enjoyed a day of planting the first flowers in the new development which will open this summer. Walton House will be the new home of formerly homeless and low-income veterans[…..]
[Originally published in Queens Ledger] Jericho Project opened its first Queens-based Veterans Resource Center in Ozone Park last Friday. The 35-year-old nonprofit organization’s original mission was to fight homelessness. In 2006, the group started the Veterans Initiative, which now serves 750 veterans annually.
On Friday hundreds of volunteers across eight locations in the Bronx and Harlem gathered for a Day of Action Against Homelessness. They pitched in on toy and clothing drives and decorated for the holidays to help veterans and vulnerable New Yorkers have a better holiday.
Jericho Project was honored to be recognized by at New York Housing Conference’s 44th Annual Award Gala as 2017 Nonprofit of the Year. Check out this video featuring our accomplishments!
Jericho Project, a 34-year-old nationally-acclaimed nonprofit ending homelessness at its roots, and supporting partners will kick-off the Second Annual Day of Action taking place December 8th.
Jericho Project, a nationally-acclaimed nonprofit leader ending homelessness at its roots, has been named an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon 2017.
News 12 Bronx did a segment on New York City’s First Lady Chirlane McCray and Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Loree Sutton as they visited our veterans’ residence, Kingsbridge Terrace, and met some of the formerly homeless veterans who reside there.