A Transitional Work Program That Leads to Long-term Success

One in three adults in the United States has a criminal record. That’s 70 million people, according to American Progress. Even after they’ve fulfilled their time, the formerly incarcerated are five to seven times more likely to be unemployed, a statistic further exacerbated by COVID-19. Organizations such as the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) are working to change that statistic.