November 11, 2016


“This is my second time on the inside. I know I need a bridge to a successful life on the outside, and I have one year left to figure it out.” Shelly epitomizes energy and ...

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June 27, 2016


Meet Dana Ryan – A Woman Who Never Gives Up When Dana walked into the room to be interviewed for this article, it was hard to picture her in her previous life – homeless, addicted, ...

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March 17, 2016

Bobby Lyday

A Survivor who Makes the Most of Every Day When I met Bobby, it was hard to imagine that this cheerful, friendly, optimistic person had been through such a long period of hard knocks.  It ...

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January 12, 2015

Kelli Elliott

Kelli Elliott is a twenty-six year old woman who paroled in March 2010 from Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. Kelli participated in an alternative incarceration program (AIP) which is an intensive accelerated release program that allows qualified participants to reduce their prison sentences under the condition of increased supervision for 90 days upon release.

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August 29, 2014

Dan Huff

"They find a way to fit in prison. But that doesn't mean that they've grown as a man — they're just growing older."

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