Overcoming inequality could begin as early as in the womb. That belief has led the Flint Mission Network in Flint, Mich., to launch the Raising Children Up project, which supports programs that [...]
Many gangs are now recruiting children as young as middle school age, when adolescents are vulnerable and looking for someone to invest in their lives. So, it’s more important than ever to [...]
Transitioning back to the community after two decades in a maximum-security prison presented many challenges. However, Courtney Everett was confident that he would eventually succeed after he was [...]
Inspired by Keyway’s success stories and their strong evidence-driven programming for and commitment to previously incarcerated women, We Raise Foundation and the Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis [...]
In early 2022, We Raise awarded Maddi Briguglio an Emerging Leader Grant for her work helping returning citizens get the assistance they need to turn their lives in a positive direction.
After her release from prison in 2011, Tabitha promised herself she would stay out for good. At 35 years old, she was determined to break the cycle that had defined her life since she was 17. [...]
An innovative prisoner re-entry program in Cleveland, Ohio, is continuing to succeed in giving currently incarcerated women a second chance through the culinary arts.