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Philadelphia Reentry Coalition wants to solve for the ‘severe lack of data on returning citizens’ method

Feb. 21, 2017 12:55 pm

Philadelphia Reentry Coalition wants to solve for the ‘severe lack of data on returning citizens’

The coalition is an 80-member beast, but according to Director Aviva Tevah, those relationships are "the fuel that will allow us to eventually have that data.”
Returning citizens can hone their job interview skills in Kensington today method

Feb. 14, 2017 7:22 am

Returning citizens can hone their job interview skills in Kensington today

Folks from Councilman Allan Domb's office, Impact Services and Lowe's are coming together on Valentine's Day to help returning citizens find work.
Search Ban the Box policies across the country with this website from a Philly startup purpose

Feb. 13, 2017 7:27 am

Search Ban the Box policies across the country with this website from a Philly startup

Ban the Box States is a site developed by talent and hiring startup JaneHires.
Bespoke apparel social enterprise Bonham Strand is crowdfunding to come to Philly funding

Feb. 2, 2017 5:48 pm

Bespoke apparel social enterprise Bonham Strand is crowdfunding to come to Philly

Meanwhile, the Hong Kong-based company is doing fittings in four U.S. cities over the next few months — including at a local, week-long happy hour series.
10 things you should know about reentry in Philadelphia purpose

Jan. 31, 2017 12:41 pm

10 things you should know about reentry in Philadelphia

The people, facts and figures — and why it's a good thing there's no “face of reentry” in Philly.
Predictive policing software is a small sliver of the police reform puzzle results

Jan. 30, 2017 7:51 am

Predictive policing software is a small sliver of the police reform puzzle

Nature.com takes a look at accountability and public safety outcomes in current crime-forecasting technology (and shouts out Azavea's HunchLab suite).
Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job people

Jan. 27, 2017 12:57 pm

Work can keep Chris Catona out of prison. His past won’t let him keep a job

Catona sold weed to feed his heroin addiction and went to prison. He worked, got clean, went to school and learned to train dogs. Yet, he can't keep a job to save his life — literally.
How this Rastafarian-Quaker and Mutulu Shakur protégé is fighting for returning citizens in Philly people

Jan. 26, 2017 12:55 pm

How this Rastafarian-Quaker and Mutulu Shakur protégé is fighting for returning citizens in Philly

The Center for Returning Citizens founder has a different vision for prison reform and reentry in Philadelphia's Black communities.
Philly reentry advocate Bill Cobb is heading to the ACLU people

Jan. 26, 2017 10:16 am

Philly reentry advocate Bill Cobb is heading to the ACLU

The Redeemed founder and Defender Association board member is now a deputy director with the organization's Campaign for Smart Justice.
Keir Bradford-Grey was mulling a run for district attorney people

Jan. 18, 2017 11:30 am

Keir Bradford-Grey was mulling a run for district attorney

Philly's public defender was courted by billionaire George Soros, but decided against making a run for office.

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