$27M Work-Release Grants for Individuals in Prison

$27M in grants to help incarcerated individuals in prison work-release find stable jobs, strengthen underserved communities Training to Work funds seek to boost economy, reduce prison recidivism WASHINGTON — Returning home from prison can be hard, particularly without the benefits of a stable job. Without employment, the likelihood of recidivism rises. To provide the support, […]
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Federal Grants to Help Public Housing Residents Get Self-Sufficiency

HUD AWARDS $36 MILLION TO PROMOTE JOBS, SELF-SUFFICIENCY FOR PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS WASHINGTON – In an effort to help public housing residents find job opportunities, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded nearly $36 million in grants to public housing authorities and non-profit organizations across the nation to hire or retain […]
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