Program for Female Offenders of South Central Pennsylvania
February 7, 2011
I have served on the PROGRAM's Board for six years. The organization provides housing, counseling, and life skills to women and children involved in the criminal justice system. Additionally, the employees who serve the women given them love, encouragement, and confidence - often it is the first time that the women have experienced these positive supports. Women who receive services from the PROGRAM have a far lower recidivism rate than those who do not.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I have spoken to many women whose lives have been changed by The PROGRAM. Some of them who had no life skills and served long prison sentences are now successful business owners, mothers, and community leaders.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Stop the funding cuts that the organization suffers each year.
Board Member & I help to lead and raise funds for this worthy organization. .
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