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How Philly is revitalizing a widely unused tax credit program for hiring returning citizens results

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How Philly is revitalizing a widely unused tax credit program for hiring returning citizens

The Fair Chance Hiring Initiative, starting July 1, is meant to replace a program that was created to encourage businesses to hire Philadelphians returning from prison.
June is now Reentry Awareness Month in Philadelphia purpose

Jun. 1, 2017 10:10 am

June is now Reentry Awareness Month in Philadelphia

Jean Friedman-Rudovsky of The Reentry Project shares what the collaborative news initiative has been working on and what's to come this month.
Garron Gibbs learned to help others by first helping himself people

May 30, 2017 4:21 pm

Garron Gibbs learned to help others by first helping himself

The founder and marketing director of TwoG Marketing wants to work with nonprofits to teach web design skills to youth and citizens in reentry.
Larry Krasner is the Democratic pick for DA. Here’s what’s next results

May 17, 2017 2:07 pm

Larry Krasner is the Democratic pick for DA. Here’s what’s next

What the civil right attorney's win in yesterday's primary election could mean for criminal justice reform in Philadelphia.
The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action? method

May 16, 2017 1:49 pm

The inaugural Franklin SP2 Social Innovation Prize asked: How can innovation lead to action?

Build upon past research and collaborate with those directly affected by the issues.
8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day funding

May 11, 2017 10:45 am

8 local orgs crowdfunded to bail out ‘mamas’ from jail this Mother’s Day

According to the crowdfunding page for the Philly effort of National Mama’s Bail Out Day, they've raised enough to get more than 10 mothers out of jail.
Here are the 3 steps everyone agrees we need to take to tackle recidivism method

May 9, 2017 10:04 am

Here are the 3 steps everyone agrees we need to take to tackle recidivism

It's simple: Arrest fewer people. Focus on reentry. Replicate what works. Now who has the political will?
Learn to advocate for criminal justice reform at this weekend’s Breaking Down Walls conference purpose

May 1, 2017 10:12 am

Learn to advocate for criminal justice reform at this weekend’s Breaking Down Walls conference

"From Prison to Power," organized by SP2's Goldring Reentry Initiative and the Mural Arts Restorative Justice Guild, is this Saturday, May 6.
It’s National Reentry Week. Here are 4 policy solutions to help youth with criminal records method

Apr. 27, 2017 11:08 am

It’s National Reentry Week. Here are 4 policy solutions to help youth with criminal records

Why two Philly lawyers are calling for "bold policy reform."
District attorney candidates squared off at Philly Set Go’s millennial town hall purpose

Apr. 14, 2017 12:27 pm

District attorney candidates squared off at Philly Set Go’s millennial town hall

Proceeds from the event went to Community Legal Services.

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