Author Archive: CoreCivic

Believing in Second Chances

4/8/19 8:00 AM
By Jeff Quasny, Director of Reentry Services In 2018, President Trump officially designated April as Second Chance Month — a time to raise public awareness about preventing crime and giving those who have completed their sentences an opportunity ...
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A Look at Lansing Correctional Facility One Year Later

4/1/19 8:00 AM
CoreCivic's historic Kansas real estate solution remains on schedule for completion in early 2020 Last April, CoreCivic Properties formalized a first-of-its-kind agreement with the state of Kansas to replace the 150-year old Lansing Correctional ...
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Charity Highlight: Aphesis House

3/25/19 8:00 AM
CoreCivic has always been committed to charitable giving. As part of that commitment, we proudly support nonprofits that help former offenders, victims of crime and underserved youth.
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Wheels for the World Partnership Makes International Impact

3/18/19 8:00 AM
Inmates benefit from needed pre-release work experience and a chance to help others About eight years ago, Chaplain Randall Runions began seeking pre-release work opportunities for inmates at South Central Correctional Center in Clifton, ...
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Dog-Training Program Helps Inmates and People with Disabilities

3/11/19 8:00 AM
"Being a puppy raiser here in prison is probably the greatest thing that ever happened to me in my life." This is how one Crossroads Correctional Center inmate described his experience in a dog-training program offered through Canine Companions ...
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Charity Highlight: Book 'em

3/4/19 8:00 AM
CoreCivic remains committed to supporting nonprofits that help former offenders, victims of crime and underserved youth. One of those deserving organizations is Book 'em. This charity provides books to economically disadvantaged children who may ...
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Helping Others Find Second Chances

2/25/19 8:00 AM
"I believe in second chances…" Noel Muñoz is a case manager at Rocky Mountain Offender Management Systems (RMOMS), which became part of CoreCivic Community in 2018. RMOMS is a Colorado-based provider of non-residential correctional services, ...
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Charity Highlight: Nashville Children's Alliance

2/19/19 8:00 AM
CoreCivic proudly supports nonprofits that help former offenders, victims of crime and underserved youth. One of those deserving charities is the Nashville Children's Alliance (NCA). This organization provides needed services to children who have ...
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Building a Brighter Future

2/11/19 8:00 AM
Through building maintenance program, inmates learn job skills while giving back to their community The joy of day-to-day discovery, no matter how small, is what Vocational Instructor Charles Leighner finds most rewarding about his job.
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Correctional Nursing: A Career of Service

2/3/19 8:00 AM
  "At the end of the day, I know I have really helped someone along the way . . ." Michelle Price is a nurse at Metro-Davidson County Detention Facility in Nashville, Tennessee. For her, it's much more than a job – it's a calling and an ...
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Extraordinary Education Leader: Dr. Sharita Giles

1/29/19 8:00 AM
Dr. Sharita Giles, principal at Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in Tutwiler, Mississippi, believes in the power of education. In fact, she earned five degrees in just 18 years, while working as a full-time educator and raising four ...
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Be a Leader at CoreCivic

1/14/19 8:48 AM
"I think we are all put here to be great…" Correy Timberlake is the recreation supervisor at Trousdale Turner Correctional Center in Hartsville, Tennessee. After graduating Trousdale County High School as a two-time football state champion, ...
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CoreCivic Foundation Established to Reduce Recidivism

1/7/19 8:00 AM
As we start another year at CoreCivic, I’d like us to reflect on all we did to build on our commitment to reduce recidivism in 2018. From our dedicated staff running life-changing reentry programs to the implementation of our reentry public ...
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CoreCivic’s Strides in 2018 Herald a Promising 2019

12/17/18 10:31 AM
Happy Holidays, CoreCivic colleagues! As I think back on 2018, I'm so proud of what we accomplished together, across all three of our business offerings. The New Year brings an exciting opportunity to build on those successes. I want to share ...
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Season of Giving: Highlighting Three CoreCivic Foundation Charitable Partners

12/11/18 7:50 AM
"CoreCivic has been instrumental in helping move us forward and we are very grateful…" -June Turner, CEO, Nashville Children's Alliance
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