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Christian Library International Book and Bible...

Christian Library International, a member of GGRA, is asking that you do a Christian Book and Bible Drive at your Church, School or Organization. The books and Bibles that you collect will be sent by Christian Library International into Georgia jails and prisons. Read More

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GGRA In the News!

Article in the Gwinnett Citizen

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Mentors and Mentees needed

MENTORS NEEDED Hearts to Nourish Hope is seeking Adult Mentors to help support youth ages 16 to 24 in developing a career pathway, completing training and finding employment.

MENTEES NEEDED Hearts to Nourish Hope is seeking Youth...

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GGRA Partner Navigate Recovery to Host 5K in...

Navigate Recovery Gwinnett's 3rd Annual 5K Run and Walk for Recovery is a Recovery Month event! Join us for this opportunity to celebrate recovery, raise awareness, and to be a shining example that recovery is possible!
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GGRA Celebrates Men and Women Coming Home from...

Chaplain David Burgher of Bridge the Gap Ministries, Fully Pardoned Citizen Deborah Spence and her daughter, Desiree Cochran, a returning citizen, single mom, and graduate student at Georgia State University.

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Congratulations to U.P. LIFT - Finalist in the...

GGRA board member and founder of the great program U.P. LIFT, Pastor Lee Robbins was a finalist in last week's SPARK competition sponsored by the United Way of Greater Atlanta. If you haven't heard about U.P. LIFT, it is a community sponsored service that provides...

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House Passes Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA)...

Washington, D.C. – Today, July 8th, 2016, the legislative item to authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use, and to provide for the...

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WHO IS FUNDING AND WHERE?

Established in 1956, Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide.

Who is funding? How can we know what other funders know? How can we make the most of what we’re learning? These questions emerge again and...

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DEAL BANS THE BOX FOR CONVICTED FELONS ON STATE...

Randal Savage, 13WMAZ8:03 a.m. EST February 24, 2015

Convicted felons may now apply for state jobs without disclosing their past criminal records.

Gov. Nathan Deal signed an executive order Monday that “bans the box” on job applications that...

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DEAL: STATE AWARDED $6.75 MILLION TO SUPPORT...

Grant money to assist Georgia re-entry programs, reducing recidivism and saving taxpayer dollars

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia was awarded $6.75 million in federal grant money to support re-entry services for rehabilitated offenders....

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DEAL: RE-ENTRY PROGRAM SUPPORTS REHABILITATED...

New program provides housing & re-entry services to ease transition into society, reduce recidivism

Gov. Nathan Deal and the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) today launched the Veterans Re-Entry Dorm Program, which provides rehabilitated...

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CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM REPORT FOCUSES ON OFFENDER...

This year’s recommendations aim to reduce recidivism by easing transition back into society, jobs

Gov. Nathan Deal, Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle and House Speaker David Ralston today received the 2013 report from the Georgia Council on Criminal Justice...

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GOVERNOR SIGNS THIRD LEG OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE...

Deal: Bill makes it easier for employers to hire ex-offenders, reducing recidivism and creating jobs

At Antioch Baptist Church in Gainesville today, Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Senate Bill 365, legislation that will help rehabilitated offenders...

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