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Kelly Orians: Getting Out and Staying Out

Kelly Orians: Getting Out and Staying Out

Jul 16, 2018-- Kelly Orians, co-founder of Rising Foundations and attorney at The First 72+ has dedicated her life to helping the less fortunate, with a focus on the injustice and failing policies of the correctional system. In this interview Kelly discusses the unique challenges facing former inmates as they attempt to reintegrate into society, and the people and organizations attempting to change that for the better. Chief among them are former inmates who have gone on to create better lives for themselves, and successfully navigated the hurdles of leaving prison and starting life over. (2930 reads)


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