This Sunday, April 24, marks the start of National Reentry Week, which was declared by U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch. National Reentry Week runs through Saturday, April 30. Please read the attorney general’s full statement here from the U.S. Department of Justice Blog.
Help us get the word out! Please share any of our social media assets and drafted messages below, and post to Twitter, Facebook, and/or Instagram. The official hashtag is #ReentryWeek. We will update this page with new content daily, beginning on Sunday, April 24.
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US Attorney General @LorettaLynch declared the end of April National #ReentryWeek! Learn more http://1.usa.gov/1VN66ko
Sunday marks #ReentryWeek, announced by AG @LorettaLynch. It’s time to change the face of #reentry in America!
#ReentryWeek starts today! We thank @GovChristie for his leadership in advocating for formerly incarcerated persons.
Tariq’s positive attitude & hard work helped him reach his goals. His story: http://bit.ly/tariqsstory #ReentryWeek
Monday, April 25:
#DYK? Americans are 5% of world’s population, 25% of world’s incarcerated population. This must change. #ReentryWeek
The best social welfare program in the world is a job. Hear our chairman’s important speech, via @NJBIA http://bit.ly/1NMmcUV #ReentryWeek
Tuesday, April 26:
Jersey City Mayor @StevenFulop spearheaded the #reentry movement in JC & has been an asset. #ReentryWeek
Eastern Millwork, Inc. has hired many reentry clients w/great success. WATCH: http://bit.ly/1Tb5CQg #ReentryWeek
Our client, Jason shares how #reentry services help him & his goals for future. http://bit.ly/1VQ1EU2 #ReentryWeek
Our client, Ramon says #reentry services provide a sense of well-being. WATCH http://bit.ly/1SPfGnT #ReentryWeek
Employment is a crucial component of a successful #reentry. #ReentryWeek
Our client Mark says, “I like myself today”—because of #reentry services. WATCH http://bit.ly/1SPvkj8 #ReentryWeek
Thursday, April 28:
Congratulations to our client, Amirah on her new job @IntegrityNJ! Her story: http://bit.ly/1WUjcNF #ReentryWeek.
#DYK? Reentry programs like ours at the NJRC help to reduce #recidivism. #ReentryWeek
Missing his kids’ milestones made Kedar realize he had to change. His story: http://bit.ly/kedarstory #ReentryWeek
Friday, April 29:
Our NJRC site at @CityBloom87 will host @GovChristie at a press conference today at 3pm for National #ReentryWeek!
Our partner @FrancineLeFrak, of @samesky, provides invaluable opportunities for women in reentry. #ReentryWeek
After doing 30 years in prison, Tom went through our program & achieved great success. #facesofreentry #ReentryWeek
You can also watch a video about Tom here: http://bit.ly/1rCYzKp
Obtaining his driver’s license is something Francisco credits to our program. WATCH #reentry
Congratulations to our #Paterson client, Oseyba, on his new job! WATCH: #reentry