Black History Month Essay Winners Chosen

Click HERE to watch the essay winners receive their awards.   As Black History Month draws to a close, Pathways Danbury Youth Ministries has selected the winners of its annual Black History Month Essay Contest.  The topic for the 700-plus-word essay: “what Black History Month means to me.” Ethan Hutchins,…

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Nobel Winner Leymah Gbowee Visits Jericho

It’s not every day a Nobel Peace Prize winner comes to your front door.  Saturday at Jericho wasn’t “every day.” So when Leymah Gbowee came to Jericho Partnership to hear about our ministry to the city, it was truly a moment to remember. Leymah was in Danbury as the keynote…

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Dr. James Petersen to speak on The Power of Mentoring

There’s little debate that the epidemic of fatherlessness contributes to the challenges faced by our inner city youth. And there also no doubt that MENTORING is an antidote to these challenges. Join us to hear Dr. James Petersen speak on The Power of Mentoring, March 16, 7:00 p.m., at Walnut…

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Current Volunteer Mentoring Opportunities

CURRENT VOLUNTEER MENTORING OPPORTUNITIES Reading Buddy: Help a student (whose parents typically don’t speak English) attain or maintain grade-level reading skills Tutor: Join in our after-school program to help students with their homework and engage in other activities Team Leader, CleanStart (seasonal): Impart and reinforce job-readiness skills and supervise our…

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Marcus Harrison: “I’m 10x More on Top of the World”

Marcus Harrison, 19, remembers the time, a couple of years ago, when his mentor made all the difference in his world, and probably his future, too. It was SAT week, and Marcus was worrying about taking the all-important test that would determine whether he would get into college. “I was…

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Eat at Panera Bread, Support Jericho

We love Panera Bread.  You love Panera Bread.  And you’re fond of Jericho Partnership, too. Perfect! Now you can eat at Panera Bread and support Jericho Partnership at the same time! Mark Thursday, March 16, 4:00 to 8:00 pm, on your calendar and plan to visit the Panera Bread located…

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