02.14.17

On March 2nd Jericho Project Hosts a Charity & Casino Night to Fund its 8th and Largest Supportive Housing Residence in New York City

NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 14, 2017 Original Article Jericho Project, a nationally-acclaimed nonprofit ending homelessness at its roots, will convene over 350 passionate supporters for its March 2nd “Celebrate! Charity & Casino Night” at 404 NYC on Tenth Avenue in Manhattan. A key focus for the event is Walton House, Jericho’s eighth and largest[…..]

10.24.16

Jericho CEO and Veterans Featured on WFUV’s Strike a Chord Campaign

  BRINGING AWARENESS TO LOCAL ISSUES, AND CONNECTING VOLUNTEERS WITH OPPORTUNITIES TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE. WFUV is supported by a community of smart, curious, caring people.This fall, WFUV’s Strike a Chord campaign turns its attention to veterans returning home. The road to reintegration can be difficult for veterans. They’re spotlighting organizations that help vets readjust to[…..]

10.20.16

Jericho Project Launches the First Annual Day of Action for New Yorkers to Mobilize and Stand Up Against Homelessness

Volunteers across New York City to give back at start of holiday season. Our Day of Action will give New Yorkers a way to tackle the crisis of homelessness head-on and give back to our beloved city, — Tori Lyon, CEO of Jericho Project. NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) OCTOBER 20, 2016 Jericho Project, a 33-year[…..]

08.23.16

Success and Struggles Point to a Better Way to Help NYC’s Chronically Homeless

This article was originally published in City Limits. Lukas Vrbka August 23, 2016 For three years, Mark Williams has come home to his own studio apartment in a spacious six-story building on the western edge of Fordham manor. But even now, Williams remembers exactly what it’s like to freeze on the New York City streets[…..]

08.02.16

Jericho Project Named Semifinalist in 2016 New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards

This press release was originally published on www.npccny.org. New York, NY August 2, 2016 The New York Community Trust Nonprofit Excellence Awards Program, in its 10th year, announced today 11 nonprofit organizations in the city and Westchester that have been chosen as semifinalists for $60,000 in prizes and prestigious scholarships. The New York Community Trust Nonprofit[…..]

07.19.16

Jericho Project CEO Tori Lyon to Receive Brava Award by SmartCEO

This post was originally published on PRWEB. NEW YORK, NY JULY 19, 2016 Tori Lyon, CEO of Jericho Project, a nationally-acclaimed nonprofit ending homelessness at its roots, will receive a Brava Award for distinguished leadership and achievement bestowed by SmartCEO. Lyon will be honored at the Brava Awards ceremony on July 27, 2016 at Hudson[…..]

07.01.16

Jericho Project’s LaToya Williams-Belfort Named 2016 Rising Star by New York Nonprofit Media

New York, NY — LaToya Williams-Belfort, Chief Development and Communications Officer at Jericho Project, has been named a 2016 Rising Star in the nonprofit community by New York Nonprofit Media.  This prestigious award will be presented July 21, 2016 at Capital Grille in New York.   “LaToya Williams-Belfort is an innovative and passionate advocate for vulnerable New[…..]

06.07.16

MNN: Both Sides of the Bars: Unique Needs of Veterans with Criminal Justice Involvement

When veterans are incarcerated, it’s usually because they have a history of trauma, not violence or unlawful activity. However, they get placed in the system anyway. Watch Jericho’s senior social worker Sarah Harris on MNN discussing “Both Sides of the Bars: Unique Needs of Veterans with Criminal Justice Involvement.”