May 10, 2017

What’s a Quarter to You?

By Harry Hawkins When I think of a quarter, my thoughts drift toward currency and money. But in this case, a quarter signifies something different. Nehemiah […]
May 3, 2017

Grass, Snow and Success

By Carrie Vanderford Sanders Carrie Sanders, Director of Community and Economic Development, has been working with an entrepreneur, Chris Theis, as he is growing his lawn […]
April 26, 2017

No Man is an Island

By Harry Hawkins   How do you unwind after a hard day? Do you have someone you can confide in? The answer to those questions most […]
April 19, 2017


By Harry Hawkins Transformations are happening all around us. The winter grays are disappearing, replaced by the blues of springs. The grass shakes off the dull […]
April 5, 2017

Frozen In Time

By Harry Hawkins Can a moment change your life? That was the topic of conversation as I spoke with Anthony Cooper, Director of Re-entry for Nehemiah, […]
March 30, 2017

Looking for a Better Summer Job?

Nehemiah’s ACE Program (Academic Center for Excellence) is preparing for Summer of 2017. There are a number of employment opportunities available on our employment page. The […]
January 19, 2017

Justified Anger and Nehemiah Team Up in Leadership Development

By Lisa Speckhard This fall, Nehemiah started a training and support program to grow and support black leaders in the Madison community. One of the stated five […]
December 14, 2016

Stand With Us (Video)

I want to thank you for your support by sharing a story with you, and a few words in the video (bottom of page). Fatherlessness was […]
October 24, 2016

Come Celebrate With Us! Thursday, November 10

We invite you to join us for our annual update & celebration. We will reflect on an incredible year and you will hear stories of transformation […]