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Our Story of Hope


Transforming Communities

  • Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.

    Norman Vincent Peale
  • Now faith is the substance of things HOPED for, the evidence of things not seen.

    Hebrews 11:1

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President Trump Endorses Mr. Jon Ponder


‘Prayer Changes Hearts’: President Trump Honors God’s Redemptive Work in our CEO’s Life.

Key Findings

  • Of the individuals that completed the job readiness training course, 64 percent found stable employment.
  • Of those employed, 25 percent found employment within 17 days of the training course.
  • Only 6 percent of these individuals were re-incarcerated during the 18-month study period.
  • Hope for Prisoners’ mentor program appears to be a key component of the reentry initiative; participants with mentors were more likely to find employment.
  • 350+ trained mentors
  • 2200+ graduates

U.S. Department of Labor – Prisoner Reentry into the Workforce


US Department of Labor – Labor Day 2018 Video with our CEO Mr. Jon Ponder.

Pilot Program – HOPE for Second Chances


A brand new alternative sentencing program in partnership with the District Attorney’s office and HOPE for Prisoners.

Month of Second Chances
Fundraising Event

Honoring men and women from across the nation who have returned home from incarceration, who have successfully reintegrated and are serving as leaders in their respective communities. 
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