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sample earrings and wallet cuffs made by Jubilee women

Gifts Made by Jubilee Women On Sale Now

This year, Jubilee women are selling earrings, wallet cuffs, and sweet and savory dried mixes as part of The Chrysalis Project, Jubilee’s new social purpose program that gives women who are unable to pursue a traditional employment path an opportunity to participate in meaningful work.

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Aya’s Story

I had been homeless since I was seventeen years old. Determined, but homeless. For seven years, I faced difficult challenges being homeless and alone. When I got to Sojourner Place in August of 2014, I knew I’d get the help I needed. But I quickly realized that you have to work hard for what you …

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2016 Benefit Breakfast

As of September 29, 13 sponsors, 420 breakfast attendees, and many others helped us raise $255,745 to support the women of Jubilee as they rise above poverty. Sincere thanks to all!

View event photos on our Flickr page here.

With Gratitude to our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor Providence St. Joseph Health, GLY Construction, KeyBank, PeaceHealth, Sisters …

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The Closing Ceremony: Honoring Each Woman’s Transition at Jubilee

As a ministry of the Sisters of Providence, Sojourner Place had a tradition of celebrating the “sending forth” of each resident with a special ceremony to mark her move to independent living. Sister Jessica Taylor, care manager for Jubilee at Sojourner Place, continues the tradition today—and inspired the adoption of the practice at the main Jubilee …

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Three women conversing in a backyard garden

Outdoor Therapy

The yards around Jubilee’s Capitol Hill residences are especially beautiful this time of year, filled with lush plants, colorful blooms, and shady nooks. It wouldn’t be what it is today without landscape architect Maggi Johnson, who began nearly a decade ago cultivating Jubilee’s unremarkable yards into the treasured gardens we enjoy today.

Rewind to 2007, when Jubilee …

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