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VA: Distribution, Manufacturing & Conspiracy Are Non-Violent Offenses

I am Clovia “Miss Community” Lawrence and truly honored to be a stakeholder for restoration of rights for ex-offenders under Governor Terry McAuliffe’s administration. Stakeholders from across the commonwealth met with Secretary of the Commonwealth Levar Stoney, Deputy Secretary Kelly Thomasson, Deputy Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security Tonya Vincent, State Police and a host of others to discuss making the restoration of right process much simpler for persons with felony offenses. 129 more words

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VA: Distribution, Manufacturing & Conspiracy Are Non-Violent Offenses

I am Clovia “Miss Community” Lawrence and truly honored to be a stakeholder for restoration of rights for ex-offenders under Governor Terry McAuliffe’s administration. Stakeholders from across the commonwealth met with Secretary of the Commonwealth Levar Stoney, Deputy Secretary Kelly Thomasson, Deputy Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security Tonya Vincent, State Police and a host of others to discuss making the restoration of right process much simpler for persons with felony offenses. 129 more words

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The homeless addict given emergency housing - above a pub: Paul's story

I headed back to the impressive Jerico Road project in Catford, South-East London last night. This church-based organisation offers very practical support to vulnerable adults – most of whom come to the project initially as rough sleepers. 598 more words

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Impact measurement tool for providers working with ex offenders: MOJ's Justice Data Lab

From Ministry of Justice:

What is the Justice Data Lab?

The Justice Data Lab supports organisations working to rehabilitate offenders at a local level through easier access to high-quality re-offending data.

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Strong Reentry Network Growing in Summit County (Part Two)

By: Katie Sobiech


As discussed in Part One of this series, the Summit County Reentry Network (SCRN), Oriana House and others involved in the area of reentry are forming a very strong union to beat recidivism. 1,281 more words

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Cinnamon

I’m blogging about this mostly because I’m excited.

 

Matt Bird’s Cinnamon Network offers a portfolio of successful social enterprises and funding and a step by step process for Christian activists and leaders to walk through the journey of replicating the projects in their own contexts. 409 more words

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Blight Patrol out of money needed to continue helping felons

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — You may have seen them around town wearing bright green T-shirts, cleaning up blight.

They call themselves the Blight Patrol.

It’s a group of ex-offenders learning how to be productive citizens by cutting overgrown grass for the City of Memphis. 408 more words

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