Category: Reentry

Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, April 19th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Prison’s Revolving Door Main Library Room 1 It costs $75,000 a year to incarcerate a nonviolent offender but only $5,000 to help that individual live productively in freedom. The film It’s More expensive to Do Nothing, explores…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, April 14th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, APRIL 14TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit 1040 E. Tallmade Ave., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please create one…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, April 5th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, APRIL 5TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Success on the Outside Main Library Room 1 This Reentry in Motion program showcases a film which illustrates the specific steps needed to transition from incarceration to a rewarding life, and examines the many pitfalls that must be…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, March 29th @ 11am-12pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, MARCH 29TH 11:00AM – 12:00PM Reentry in Motion: Resumes and Cover Letters for Returning Citizens Main Library Room 1 Returning citizens in search of good jobs need to develop impressive resumes, cover letters, and portfolios that are sensitive to the do’s and don’ts of presenting prison…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, March 10th from 9am-12pm @ AMHA Reach Opportunity Center

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 28, 2018

  • Reentry

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, MARCH 10TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM AMHA Reach Opportunity Center 390 W. Crosier St., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, March 1st @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 21, 2018

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, MARCH 1ST 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Fight Hate Main Library Room 1 As a young man, Michael Ta’Bon’s ex-con father taught him about drugs and crime, and those lessons landed him in prison for 15 years. During his incarceration, Michael promised himself that he would…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Tuesday, February 20th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 14, 2018

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Finding a Job with a Background Main Library Room 2AB Job searching is a stressful endeavor, especially for someone with a troubled background. This program showcases a film which will help job seekers understand the pitfalls and secrets…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Tuesday, February 13th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on February 7, 2018

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviewing with a Background Main Library Room 2AB The program highlights two films which reveal what to include and what not to include in a resume, as well as the different types of resumes,…