Meet Lou, one of our participants at Concordance Academy. Lou was removed from the community at the young age of 16. Upon release, he was faced with learning how to navigate a world very different from how he remembered it. He was challenged with trusting new relationships and embracing the feeling of freedom. His dedication to the program, partnered with his drive to succeed, has resulted in an extraordinary story that will inspire you. Today, Lou is living an abundant life full of love, learning, and hope. His journey highlights the opportunities made possible when individual resilience is met with an array of holistic services designed to meet varying individual needs.
Concordance President & COO, Michelle Smith, Featured in PBS Article
Concordance President & COO, Michelle Smith was recently featured in an article for PBS NewsHour, covering untreated dental issues and dental care in the context of mass incarceration. Michelle speaks […]
2021 Concordance Annual Report
“With each passing year, I am continuously humbled by the resilience of our participants and the support we receive from investors, partners, board members, and our team.” – Chairman and CEO Danny Ludeman
Supporting First Chances Through Fair Chance Hiring
The world of work is in transition. Results from the recent State of the Workplace Study from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) found that 84% of organizations reported […]