Jobs are Great, Careers are Better

With the increasing cost of rent in many cities across the country, jobs are not guaranteed to provide living wages anymore. In Denver  it is estimated you need to be making $15 per hour to afford to live. One of the main things preventing the formerly incarcerated from getting good paying jobs is job training Read more about Jobs are Great, Careers are Better[…]

Activate Our Communities

Jobs are great but often for the working poor it is not enough to pull them out of generational poverty and if you have a felony it becomes that much more difficult. That is why we must focus not just on placing these people in a job but preparing them for a career. My guests Read more about Activate Our Communities[…]

A Spring of Hope

Hope comes in many forms and at Spring Back Colorado hope is measured in mattresses. Thousands of mattresses. I had a chance to tour their Denver facility and meet the amazing men who work tirelessly day in and day out to rebuild their lives. For them it’s not just a job. It’s a family. A Read more about A Spring of Hope[…]