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Thursday Nov 07

Path2Redemption Re-Entry Conference

Thursday, November 7, 2019 8:30 am

Benedict College
Swinton Center
1616 Oak St., Columbia, SC

Notable prison reform activist and author of The Five Stages of
Incarceration, Lester Young, hosts the statewide Inaugural Path2Redemption
Re-Entry Conference in partnership with Benedict College in Columbia, SC on
November 7, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET. This year's
theme—RE-INTEGRATION: The Impacted, The Family & The Community—explores
the factors impacting formerly incarcerated individuals and their families,
takes a deeper look at prison and re-entry reform, and addresses the unique
challenges to transitioning to life as a free citizen into a digital-first

Known for his work with Mayor Benjamin and City Council  to Ban the Box, we
will now have a resource conference for those in the community. We will be
having resources from: Social Services, Free health care coverage - for those
who qualify, HUD, DMV, Free tailoring services, Styles by Naida, Free
clothing, Barbers on site, Pardon applications and vouchers, Felony friendly
employers, Health Care resources, Free IT classes for SNAP recipients
And much more!

With special guests: Beasy Baybie, Andre Norman, Cory LaBoo, Jamar
Washington, Pastor Greg Formey, Heather Cook, and more!

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