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[…..]
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[…..]
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[…..]
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.”
This article was originally published on PRWeb. MAY 24, 2016 Jericho Project has named LaToya Williams-Belfort to the position of Chief Development and Communications Officer. In this role she will be responsible for fundraising and communications for the nationally-acclaimed nonprofit, working closely with CEO Tori Lyon and the Board of Directors to enhance the impact of[…..]
This article was originally published by Aimee Simpierre in New York Nonprofit Media. Mayor De Blasio’s supportive housing task force is on a tight schedule to produce results, explained Tori Lyon, who was recently promoted to the role of Jericho Project’s first chief executive officer.
This article was originally published in the Boston Globe. By Brian MacQuarrie NEW YORK — Perched on a Spartan bed with a simple metal frame, a tiny bathroom only a few feet away, 61-year-old George Gisoldi beams as he surveys his shoebox-size domain. The disabled Air Force veteran is no longer homeless. “I have a[…..]
This article was originally published on news.com.au. March 1, 2016 Charlotte Willis in New York, news.com.au IT’S an image Americans are all too familiar with — the homeless men, women and children begging for spare change on a busy street corner. It’s a sight both saddening and shocking to those who visit popular tourist destination[…..]
By Melanie Grayce West February 16, 2016 Jericho Project’s veterans’ housing program was featured in the Wall Street Journal! Click here to read more about about the work Jericho does to end veteran homelessness in New York City.
New York, NY – Jericho Project, a nationally-recognized nonprofit ending homelessness at its roots, has named Tori Lyon as Chief Executive Officer. Jericho Board President Mark Kopinski announced the promotion recognizing Lyon’s 20 years of innovative leadership, including ten as Executive Director, and her successful advocacy of formerly homeless individuals, veterans and families in achieving[…..]