Love Rockford 2019

  Love Rockford, a program of Jeremiah Development, would like to thank the Community Foundation of Illinois for awarding us a $10,000 grant. These funds will help link over 500 under-served residents to resources from on-site agencies that assist with housing, health...

Jeremiah Garden

The garden is closed for the winter. It was a challenging growing season between the torrential rain in the spring and the extreme heat in July and August. We were able to maintain the beds, so vegetables were available for all who needed, but not the pathways between...

Love Rockford

Save the date: May 11, 2019 Planning for Love Rockford 2019 has been in full swing for a couple of months now! If you would like to volunteer or donate to this worthy event please go the Love Rockford website...

Jeremiah Gardens

Jeremiah Gardens has received a grant from the City of Rockford Community Action Agency to improve our garden in the heart of the downtown area. Ours is a “pilfering” garden, allowing anyone who desires to pick fresh vegetables and enjoy the harvest. This year we will...

Rehab Project Complete!!

Jeremiah Development, in cooperation with the City of Rockford completed home rehabilitation for two homeowners in the Coronado Haskell Neighborhood. Remodeling inside to make a home handicapped accessible as well as a providing new roof and siding outside. Unsafe...

Jeremiah Development Annual Meeting

Jeremiah Development’s Annual Meeting was held Thursday, April 5, 2017 at Second First Church at 318 North Church Street, Rockford, IL 61101. Attendees reviewed the many projects completed in 2017. During the meeting, our Annual Report was presented and new board...
LOVE ROCKFORD

LOVE ROCKFORD

Jeremiah Development, along with many community partners, is hosting the first LOVE ROCKFORD, on April 29, 2017.  Although Jeremiah Development’s focus is the west-side downtown neighborhood, the decision was made to extend the boundaries to embrace the entire city...

Garden Clean-Up

Please join Jeremiah Development’s Garden Committee as they “put the garden to bed” for the winter season. There will projects for everyone, from cutting back plants to building container boxes. Neighbors and gardeners are welcome on November 5 from 9:00 am – as long...