Based on recent trends, 67 percent of individuals released from U.S. prisons today will recidivate - or return to prison - in three years. Learn how San Diego leaders are working to decrease recidivism rates across the county.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares how the California Fair Chance Act will help ensure that formerly incarcerated Californians are considered for employment based on their qualifications and work experience, rather than being rejected by employers at the beginning because of a checked box.
Keynote speaker Dr. Charis Kubrin discussed the strong linkage between race, place and privilege during The Center for Civic Engagement's Future40 Series Event: "Race: Are We So Different?".
UC Irvine Professor of Criminology, Law and Society Dr. Charis Kubrin discusses how using rap lyrics in court cases perpetuates stereotypes that generate and reproduce racial inequality in America.
Watch an interview with writer-director Malik Vitthal and learn about the real-life story that inspired his film at our recent Future40 Series event "Imperial Dreams: Film Screening and Conversation".
Writer/director Malik Vitthal discusses the challenges for system involved youth in San Diego and shares the key messages of hope and resolve behind his film: Imperial Dreams.
Learn about the link between philanthropy and the arts, the effect it can have on underserved individuals and communities, and how you can make an impact.
Learn how nonprofit organizations are working together to identify root causes of San Diego County's high recividism rates and to provide solutions for long-term impact.