Reentry Central enjoys featuring articles about successful reentry organizations. On October 26, 2012 we published an interview with Gregg Zaire, Deputy Director of the Jericho Reentry Program, which is run by the Episcopal Community Services of Maryland. Click here to go to website.
Today Veronica Tucker-Scott is Jericho’s Deputy Director and when Reentry Central spoke with her on December 18, she alerted us to yet another one of the Jericho Reentry Program’s success stories. Almost a year after Reentry Central posted an article on the organization, the Baltimore Sun featured a story on one of the graduates of the Jericho Reentry Program.
With his past criminal history and multiple stays in prison, the odds of Clifton Johnson returning back to prison seemed great. But with the help of the staff at Jericho Reentry Program, Johnson beat those odds and is now a productive citizen.