Baked Ziti and ACEs

On February 15, 2019, five Justice Jobs graduates met for our first “monthly” Move-UP Dinner since late November. In December and January, the weather forced postponement of our dinners, so we were happy to be able to get together again! Following generous helpings of Chef Connie’s baked ziti, Kathy Powderly from Hagerstown’s Area Religious Council […]

Employees Share Their JJ Stories on WDVM, Frederick News Post, and Frederick Magazine

Recently, Justice Jobs graduates have freely shared their stories in several media pieces about our program. Ron Beasley, a JJ grad now working at Serendipity Market in Frederick, shared his experience with the Justice Jobs program in a January 24 article in the Frederick News Post titled, “Local group helps formerly incarcerated find work and stability.” […]

New Cohorts, New Applicants, New Hope

The Justice Jobs applicant training and placement program is chugging along, with two new cohorts and six new hires in the past six weeks. This makes a total of 21 hires since we opened in August 2018, all of whom are still employed with the original employer or have moved up to better jobs. In […]