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Executive Director, Motivational Speaker, Author, Minister, Advocate, Social Ethicist, Elizabeth Bush Award, The Nantucket TNP Fellow, JustLeadershipUSA Fifteen National Leaders in Criminal Justice
Executive Director, Motivational Speaker, Author, Minister, Advocate, Social Ethicist, Elizabeth Bush Award, The Nantucket TNP Fellow, JustLeadershipUSA Fifteen National Leaders in Criminal Justice

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Please join us on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, 9 am, for guest Peter J. Henning, “White Collar Watch" columnist for the NY Times and Professor of Law at Wayne State University, Indiana, on Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice.
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Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant - The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Please join us TOMORROW, FRIDAY, Dec. 7, 2018, 9 am, for special guest Glenn E. Martin, Founder and Senior Consultant at GEMTrainers and Founder and former President of JustLeadershipUSA. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven and live-streaming at newhavenindependent.org. Rebroadcast at 5 pm. Sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven - Now More Than Ever.

Glenn E. Martin is the Founder and Senior Consultant at GEMTrainers. Before founding his consulting firm, Glenn E. Martin founded and served as President of JustLeadershipUSA, an organization dedicated to cutting the U.S. correctional population in half by 2030. For almost 20 years, he has been part of the vanguard of successful advocates and non-profit leaders in America.

His inspirational leadership has been recognized with multiple honors, including the 2016 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, the 2017 Brooke Astor Award, and the 2014 Echoing Green Fellowship.

Prior to founding JustLeadershipUSA, he was the Vice President of The Fortune Society, where he founded and led the David Rothenberg Center for Public Policy. He also served as the Co-Director of the National HIRE Network at the Legal Action Center, and is a co-founder of the Education from the Inside Out Coalition. Glenn is also the founder of the #CLOSErikers campaign in NYC.

Glenn’s bold, unflinching leadership is recognized by leaders from across the political spectrum. He is a sought after public speaker and a frequent media guest appearing on national news outlets such as NPR, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN, Al Jazeera and CSPAN.
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Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy and Jeff Grant is broadcast live at 9 am (ET) on the first and third Friday of each month from the WNHH 103.5 FM studios in New Haven, live-streamed everywhere at newhavenindependent.org. It is also on live on Facebook Live (video) at https://www.facebook.com/wnhhradio. It is rebroadcast on WNHH at 5 pm the same day. Find all of our shows archived on SoundCloud at https://soundcloud.com/new-haven…/…/criminal-justice-insider. An article about each show is published a few days later in the New Haven Independent (newhavenindependent.org).

Please "like" us on Facebook!
Contact us: jgrant@prisonist.org

Guests this fall:

Fri., Sept. 9: Kennard Ray, CT Unlock the Vote and Candidate for CT State Legislator
Fri., Sept. 21: Louis L. Reed, National Organizer for #Cut50
Fri., Oct. 5: Sue Gunderman & Beth Hines, CT Reentry Roundtables
Fri., Oct. 19: Venice Michalsen, Assoc. Professor of Justice Studies, Montclair State University
Fri., Nov. 16: Andrew Clark, Director of the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy, Central Connecticut State University
Fri., Dec. 7: Glenn E. Martin, Founder/Consultant of GEM Trainers and Past-President and Founder of JustLeadershipUSA

Sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven - Now More Than Ever.
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Please join us on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, 9 am, for our First Year Anniversary Show! with special guest Glenn E. Martin, Founder and Senior Consultant at GEMTrainers and Founder and former President of JustLeadershipUSA, on Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant - The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven and live-streaming at newhavenindependent.org. Rebroadcast at 5 pm. Sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven - Now More Than Ever.

Glenn E. Martin is the Founder and Senior Consultant at GEMTrainers. Before founding his consulting firm, Glenn E. Martin founded and served as President of JustLeadershipUSA, an organization dedicated to cutting the U.S. correctional population in half by 2030. For almost 20 years, he has been part of the vanguard of successful advocates and non-profit leaders in America.

His inspirational leadership has been recognized with multiple honors, including the 2016 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, the 2017 Brooke Astor Award, and the 2014 Echoing Green Fellowship.

Prior to founding JustLeadershipUSA, he was the Vice President of The Fortune Society, where he founded and led the David Rothenberg Center for Public Policy. He also served as the Co-Director of the National HIRE Network at the Legal Action Center, and is a co-founder of the Education from the Inside Out Coalition. Glenn is also the founder of the #CLOSErikers campaign in NYC.

​Glenn’s bold, unflinching leadership is recognized by leaders from across the political spectrum. He is a sought after public speaker and a frequent media guest appearing on national news outlets such as NPR, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN, Al Jazeera and CSPAN.
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Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy and Jeff Grant is broadcast live at 9 am (ET) on the first and third Friday of each month from the WNHH 103.5 FM studios in New Haven, live-streamed everywhere at newhavenindependent.org. It is also on live on Facebook Live (video) at https://www.facebook.com/wnhhradio. It is rebroadcast on WNHH at 5 pm the same day. Find all of our shows archived on SoundCloud at https://soundcloud.com/new-haven-independent/sets/criminal-justice-insider. An article about each show is published a few days later in the New Haven Independent (newhavenindependent.org).

Please "like" us on Facebook!
Contact us: jgrant@prisonist.org

Guests this fall:

Fri., Sept. 9: Kennard Ray, CT Unlock the Vote and Candidate for CT State Legislator
Fri., Sept. 21: Louis L. Reed, National Organizer for #Cut50
Fri., Oct. 5: Sue Gunderman & Beth Hines, CT Reentry Roundtables
Fri., Oct. 19: Venice Michalsen, Assoc. Professor of Justice Studies, Montclair State University
Fri., Nov. 16: Andrew Clark, Director of the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy, Central Connecticut State University
Fri., Dec. 7: Glenn E. Martin, Founder/Consultant of GEM Trainers and Past-President and Founder of JustLeadershipUSA

Sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven - Now More Than Ever.
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Rev. Jeff Grant, Ordained Minister, Appointed as Woodbury CT Volunteer Fire Department Staff Chaplain: Waterbury Republican American, Nov. 14, 2018

WOODBURY – An ordained minister has joined the ranks of the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department as the company’s staff chaplain who will bring spiritual support and guidance to emergency responders, department officials said.

Chief Janet Morgan issued the Rev. Jeff Grant his fire department ID this month, and said his role will be an important one...
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Article: We were Featured in Institutional Investor, “Surviving Prison as a Wall Street Convict: The Inside Story of Life Inside.” May 23, 2018
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Event: We Will be Speaking at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Stamford, Sunday, April 29, 2018, 11:15 am.

Please join us on Sunday, April 29th, 11:15 am as Family ReEntry’s Fred Hodges, Da’ee McKnight and Jeff Grant will be speaking at coffee hour about life in and successful reentry from the criminal justice system. Open to the public. We hope to see you there.

St. John’s Episcopal Church, 628 Main Street, Stamford, CT. More information at https://stjohns-stamford.org.
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Prisoners Lack Access To Opioid Treatment - Hartford Courant Op-Ed, by Pauline Syrnik. An important read.

Also, please sign Family ReEntry’s Break the Cycle petition to expand Opioid treatment in CT prisons: https://www.change.org/p/ct-legislature-break-the-cycle-expand-opioid-treatment-in-ct-prisons
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Listen to archived show on SoundCloud: On Friday, April 20th, 9 am, Scot X. Esdaile, President of the NAACP Connecticut State Conference, and Da’ee McKnight of Family ReEntry's Fatherhood Initiative, were our guests on Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant - The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven and live-streaming at newhavenindependent.org. Rebroadcast at 5 pm. Sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven - Now More Than Ever, and Family ReEntry - Serving the Connecticut Justice Community Since 1984.

And, please join us at the Connecticut State Conference of NAACP Branches’ first Annual Criminal Justice Summit on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. This “Nothing About Us, Without Us” Reformative Event will be held in collaboration with the Christian Community Commission and the Brotherhood Leadership Summit at the Hillhouse High School Auditorium located at 480 Sherman Pkwy., New Haven, CT.

https://lnkd.in/eDRe9n9
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THE REDEMPTION OF JEFF GRANT, BY TIMOTHY DUMAS, GREENWICH MAGAZINE, MARCH 2018
THE REDEMPTION OF JEFF GRANT – BY TIMOTHY DUMAS, GREENWICH MAGAZINE – MARCH 2018 His life was defined by GARISH
GRANDIOSITY, OPIOID ADDICTION and FINANCIAL FRAUD. HE ENDED UP IN
PRISON. And then THE JOURNEY BEGAN THE LAST BAD DECISION SLIPPED OUT OF HIM A...
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Today 9 am! Brent Peterkin, CT Statewide Coordinator for Project Longevity, will be our guest on Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant - The Voice of CT Criminal Justice! Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven and live-streaming at newhavenindependent.org.
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