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Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Taconic Correctional Facility, New York

By: Susan

08-Feb-2018

Susan Burton’s Book Tour: Taconic Correctional Facility, New York Susan Burton is touring prisons, jails and re-entry programs across America with her book, “Becoming Ms. Burton.” She will […]

LaTonya’s Story

By: Michael

09-Sep-2017

LaTanya’s Story: After I came to A New Way of Life, at first, the hardest thing was to get my ID. After being incarcerated for 28 years, there […]

ANWOL Champion: Lily Gonzalez

By: Michael

20-Jul-2017

A New Way of Life’s Community Organizer, Lily Gonzalez, is a grad student, mom, JustUS Voices storyteller and blogger for La Comadre. She began working at A New […]

Ban the Box: What You Need to Know

By: Michael

06-Jan-2017

I sat down today with our Community Organizer, Amber Rose Howard, to talk about “Ban the Box,” officially known as the Fair Chance Hiring Ordinance. As its name […]

Residents Presented with Gifts from Lincoln Memorial

By: Michael

19-Dec-2016

As the holidays approach, we’ve had the privilege of being honored so generously by a number of great organizations. Just yesterday, representatives from the Lincoln Memorial Congregational Church […]

ANWOL Champion: Pavithra Menon

By: Michael

15-Dec-2016

Pavithra Menon first became familiar with A New Way of Life by volunteering at our legal clinics as a UCLA Law student. She loved helping out and working […]

Passing the Torch: 2016 Gala & Beyond

By: Michael

07-Dec-2016

Associate Director Tiffany Johnson shares her thoughts on the 2016 Gala and the organization’s direction moving forward       I sat down today with our Associate Director […]

GALA & AWARDS 2015

By: Michael

09-Oct-2015

  “BENDING THE ARC … TOWARD JUSTICE” 2015 GALA & AWARDS   INDUSTRY IMPACT AWARD Piper Kerman Author, Orange is the New Black MOVEMENT BUILDER AWARD Daryl Atkinson […]

NOT JUST IN FERGUSON

By: Michael

18-Jul-2015

Over four million Californians are without a valid driver’s license, not because they pose a risk to public safety, but because they are trapped in a spiral of […]

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