Growing Jobs is a fresh, new way in which KISRA is making a positive difference in our community. It’s a farm-to-table program that’s creating jobs, encouraging entrepreneurship, and giving people access to fresh, organic produce for a healthier lifestyle.
Paradise Farms is an urban farm that is growing jobs and strengthening families in West Virginia by providing vulnerable fathers and parents’ job training and employment opportunities. In addition, communities gain access to local, fresh and healthy food.
There are many challenges that ex-offenders face prior to incarceration, during incarceration and these challenges still remain once they return home. The WV ReFORM Initiative is here to provide the training, resources and support needed to overcome those challenges.
Pathways to Responsible Fatherhood supports stronger families by helping low income, incarcerated and previously incarcerated fathers in through hubs in seven West Virginia counties to become more involved in their children's lives. We empower these fathers with occupational and life skills that help them achieve economic self-sufficiency, reconnect with their children and support them financially.