Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Project Return
13 followers -
A new beginning after incarceration
A new beginning after incarceration

13 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Project Return is officially open for services in 2014!!! We look forward to seeing you here!
Photo

Post has attachment
UPDATES: New website, new office, Crowdrise Holiday Challenge...it's been a busy time of year! Check us out! http://conta.cc/1eijnhy
Photo

Post has attachment
Thanks 92Q for hosting us on your radio show!
PhotoPhotoPhotoPhoto
Interview with 92Q
4 Photos - View album

Post has attachment
Did you see the cover of Nashville Scene about child support? At Project Return, gaining and keeping jobs allows participants to address their child support obligations. Through our Family Ties program, over $1.1 million was paid in child support by Project Return participants in about three years’ time. 

Post has attachment
Virginia is the most recent state in a national trend to restore voting rights to former felons, http://abcn.ws/1bGmiwB. We just published a blog post on the Huffington Post discussing this issue 

Post has attachment
We love hearing about other social enterprises employing inmates or ex-offenders! Programs like this – and our new PROemployment program – help companies find the employees they need, and also provide a valuable job training experience for people who may not otherwise have a stable job history. http://www.american.edu/kogod/news/20130709_ksbnews_Hooker_Televerde.cfm

Post has attachment
Tennessee is the first state in the country to start a state-wide drug court, which will help direct people whose criminal behavior stems from an addiction into treatment rather than incarceration. http://tinyurl.com/lz7ndyt

Post has attachment
“When you’re let out of prison with $75 and a change of clothing, how far are you going to get?” Our friends at the Dismas House and TRICOR are highlighted in the Tennessean today for their work to provide job skills to former offenders. Take a look and design a T-shirt at Triple Thread to support! 
Wait while more posts are being loaded