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Save the date for Love Rockford 2019! – May 11, 2019

Love Rockford 2018 was the second annual social services fair presented by Emmanuel Episcopal, Court St. United Methodist, and SecondFirst Church. Rockford residents in need received a hot meal, food to take home, clothing, haircuts, massages, and much more. Children enjoyed a demonstration by Rockford Police Department’s canine unit and lessons from Rockford firefighters on fire safety that included free fire hats and smoke detectors. Other popular children’s activities included paper crafts, a puppet show, face painting, and book readings and giveaways.

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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...



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...

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