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General Purposes

Jeremiah Group

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Building Organized Communities
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period September 1, 2008–August 31, 2010
  • Location Harvey, LA, United States
  • Geographic Focus New Orleans

About this grant

The Jeremiah Group is a multiracial, multi-issue organization in metropolitan New Orleans. The grantee is affiliated with the Industrial Areas Foundation. Its membership is comprised of faith-based and secular institutions in Orleans and Jefferson Parishes. The grantee’s goal is to develop a base of grassroots leaders who have the capacity to act in the interest of families and communities during neighborhood discussions and public deliberations.