Karen Fryefield—Reentry Transition Center


Karen is working to reduce poverty by assisting in the development of a volunteer recruitment and management initiative at Mercy Corps NW’s Reentry Transition Center. By the end of the term the she will have recruited additional volunteers, filled service gaps, and created a sustainable and robust volunteer program at the RTC. Karen’s efforts will increase the number of volunteer mentors and service providers who assist ex-offenders in successfully transitioning into mainstream society, increasing their employment prospects and housing opportunities.