Former gang members offered jobs, second chances, through community-bred program
“People said they couldn’t be effective in our community, and I see them out there working hard with a great job and future,” Jerome Hairston, a program manager for Family Environmental, said. “It’s showing folks that one or two mistakes, they can overcome them.”
The company has hired three people through the program since January at a starting rate of $16 an hour.
8/14/17 The Denver Post