Leading with Conviction

Prison Reform Organization Initiative – Apply Now

JustLeadershipUSA is an organization dedicated to cutting the U.S. correctional population in half by 2030. JLUSA empowers people most affected by incarceration to drive policy reform and you can read more about their mission here. This organization uses advocacy campaigns, leadership training and member engagement to work towards this end goal.

JLUSA has created an initiative, entitled Leading with Conviction (LwC), that identifies community leaders who have been personally affected by incarceration and employing them to help drive policy change. LwC is a cohort based, 12-month opportunity for leaders from around the country that takes place both in-person and remotely. You can read more about the program here and here.

If you know anyone who might be a good candidate for this program, please pass along the information to them. The application deadline in September 15th and they can apply online using this link.

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