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Hope for Prisoners is committed to helping men, women and young adults successfully reenter the workforce, their families, and our community.


HOPE for Prisoners works to empower the formerly incarcerated and their families to create a successful future built on strategic leadership and character development. By assisting those fighting for second chances, we strive to serve, build and strengthen our community.

Pre-Vocational Leadership Workshop

This intensive leadership training is required for all clients and is taught by leaders highly regarded in their areas of expertise. The workshop covers these topics:

  • Banking and budgeting
  • Building bridges with the community and law enforcement
  • Building self-esteem
  • Change is an inside job
  • Conflict resolution
  • Conquering the enemies to the inner me
  • Developing vision for your future
  • Dress for success
  • Effective communication
  • Goal setting
  • Healthy boundaries
  • Human relations
  • Job searching
  • Leadership
  • Mastering the winning attitude
  • Personality assessment
  • Taking initiative at work
  • Time management
  • Understanding priorities
  • When and how to apologize

Financial Fitness For Life

These workshops are offered in partnership with America First Credit Union and include the following:

  • The Economic Way of Thinking
  • Decision Making
  • Managing Your Money
  • Banking Basics
  • Managing Risks
  • What’s the Cost of Spending and Saving?
  • Credit 101
  • Cashflow 101
  • Reading Financial Statements
  • Buying A Home
  • Improving Your Credit: Plan

Leadership Training

  • Public Speaking (101, 102, Advanced)
  • Critical Thinking
  • Assertiveness
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Integrity
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Accountability
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Motivation
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Honor
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Optimism
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Perseverance
  • Core Values #IAMHOPE Training | Excellence

Professional Development Training

Our Professional Development Training includes critical skills for every day success and performance.

  • Effective Email
  • Change is Good
  • Positive Leadership
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Conflict: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly
  • Problem Solving
  • Human Capital Management
  • Integrity and Accountability
  • Team Building
  • Visible Management

Technology Training

Hope for Prisoners offers training in Tech. The courses cover:

  • General Computer Knowledge
  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Email and Internet Usage
  • Typing
  • Beginners Guide to IT
  • Starting A Career in IT
  • Cyber Security
  • Blockchain Technology: Intro
  • Podcasting: Intro

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