06.04.20

A Message from Tori Lyon, CEO

At Jericho Project, we have long believed in the power of community, inclusivity and togetherness – both in the programs and residences we operate and within our workplace culture. These are indeed the principles on which our organization was founded back in 1983, and they will forever remain tenets within our overarching mission to end[…..]

05.12.20

Jericho Book Club: Poverty

A new reading list for those who are interested in contextualizing and understanding poverty in the United States. This book club list offers a variety of viewpoints and the authors represented here approach poverty from interesting and compelling angles. There exists no singular expression of poverty, and poverty does not strike all demographics equally, those[…..]

03.13.17

Surprise funding cuts from the Trump administration will hit poor New York City residents hard

This article was originally published in ThinkProgress. Bryce Covert Mar 13, 2017 Trump’s surprise cuts will only make things worse in a city that already has a housing crisis. In a surprise move, New York City’s public housing authority received a letter from the Trump administration last week informing it that its federal funding will be[…..]