Sebastian Reinold checks out the Jeremiah garden that provides free food to the neighborhood all summer long.

Jeremiah Development is a not-for-profit created in 2007 to promote the well-being of the neighborhood surrounding its four founding churches: Court Street United Methodist Church, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, First Presbyterian Church, and Second Congregational United Church of Christ. The organization is charged with creating and maintaining safe, affordable, quality housing, partnering with other organizations to create and implement programs which enable residents of the neighborhood to develop the capacity to success, creating and supporting opportunities for neighborhood businesses to grow, and advocating for the beautification and enhancement of the neighborhood.

For more information on Jeremiah Development, visit their website at or contact Executive Director, Kathleen Ferrero at or 630-452-5234