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Colleges shouldn’t ask about applicants’ criminal histories, but most in Philly do results

Aug. 30, 2017 11:27 am

Colleges shouldn’t ask about applicants’ criminal histories, but most in Philly do

Community Legal Services just dropped a report on college admissions and students with criminal records.
This van service for prison visits is rebuilding Philly families, one ride at a time purpose

Aug. 23, 2017 8:34 am

This van service for prison visits is rebuilding Philly families, one ride at a time

West Philadelphia native Crystal Wyatt's business, Ride and Rebuild, does more than drive families to and from prisons. It's supporting the women who support incarcerated men.
Philabundance Community Kitchen serves folks who are ‘just looking for a new start’ people

Aug. 17, 2017 8:15 am

Philabundance Community Kitchen serves folks who are ‘just looking for a new start’

The hunger alleviation nonprofit's Candace Matthews-Bass visits "Around the Corner" to share details of the workforce development program for low-income adults, including returning citizens.
This infographic breaks down ‘life after incarceration’ in Philadelphia purpose

Aug. 2, 2017 12:20 pm

This infographic breaks down ‘life after incarceration’ in Philadelphia

Consider it a "crash course" in reentry.
12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia people

Jul. 31, 2017 12:58 pm

12 people of color leading the social impact charge in Philadelphia

Get to know this list of impressive folks working in each of our editorial calendar themes.
Hannah Sassaman of Media Mobilizing Project is a 2017 Soros Justice Fellow people

Jul. 28, 2017 9:15 am

Hannah Sassaman of Media Mobilizing Project is a 2017 Soros Justice Fellow

The fellowship from Open Society Foundations focuses on those who've done work in addressing issues regarding mass incarceration in the U.S.
Here’s a look at reentry issues through the eyes of formerly incarcerated women purpose

Jul. 10, 2017 5:28 pm

Here’s a look at reentry issues through the eyes of formerly incarcerated women

PhillyCAM shared scenes from the People's Paper Co-op's Women in Reentry Day.
Pa.’s Clean Slate bill was just unanimously passed by the state Senate results

Jun. 28, 2017 6:18 pm

Pa.’s Clean Slate bill was just unanimously passed by the state Senate

It's a big win for criminal justice reform advocates and those with low-level criminal convictions.
How Philly is revitalizing a widely unused tax credit program for hiring returning citizens results

Jun. 22, 2017 11:37 am

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.

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