BECOMING THE PROMISED LAND: Faith, Community and The Prison Re-entry Population – June 12 & 13, 2008 in New York CityMore >
REGISTER NOW! Join us for the HRH-inspired conference on reentry and ministry co-sponsored by Union, New York, and Auburn Theological Seminaries with the Presbytery of New York. Confirmed speakers include Julio Medina of Exodus Transitional Community, HRH director Macky Alston, Fred Davie of Public/Private Ventures, Rev. Rita Nakashima Brock, Rev. C. Vernon Mason and [...]
Macky and Julio were guests on WBAI’s long-running “Al Lewis Lives” program this past Saturday March 22. Click HERE to listen in.
As many of you know, PBS’ Independent Lens will broadcast Hard Road Home in the NYC area on WNET Channel 13 on March 29th. Stay up late on Friday night March 28th – the program begins on Ch.13 at 12:30 AM!
For more information on this broadcast or your local listings around the country, click [...]
We are delighted to share the exciting news that the U.S. Senate passed the Second Chance Act of 2007 yesterday evening! On November 13, 2007, the bill passed in the House of Representatives by roll call vote. President Bush is expected to sign the bill. To read more, click here
Macky Alston will be speaking to Karen Lewis on WBAI’s Al Lewis Lives! Show.
Sat. March 22 – 12:10pm
99.5 FM in NYC
We’re delighted to announce that the Hard Road Home DVD will be released for individual purchase in late February 2008! To purchase your copy for the low price of $19.99, please visit:
The DVD will include the 74:00 festival edition, the 53:50 edition to be broadcast on the PBS series Independent Lens, and a 15:00 [...]
Thanks to all in the Bay Area reentry community who came out for a great event on Tuesday night! Special thanks to Rita Brock, Laura Magnani, Tony Coleman and everybody who worked so hard to make the night such a resounding success! Can’t wait to see you all in NYC for Becoming the [...]
March 27, 2007
A Smoother Re-entry
With corrections costs going through the roof, states and localities are beginning to figure out the long-term costs of just shoving inmates out the door when their sentences are finished. To prevent people from ending up right back inside, states will need to embrace re-entry programs that provide ex-offenders with training, [...]
Thanks to everyone in Austin who came together to make the HRH World Premiere such a success! We’re so honored and happy that this film has been able to touch so many hearts and begun to make a positive difference in people’s lives. Just one example that delighted us – we received this letter [...]
HARD ROAD HOME and
Launch of HOMECOMING Outreach Campaign to Faith Communities
at SXSW Festival MARCH 2007
The HOMECOMING Campaign
At the SXSW World Premiere of HARD ROAD HOME on Saturday March 10th, Auburn Media will launch a two-year, nationwide HOMECOMING campaign to American faith communities to enlist them in the struggle to help hundreds of thousands of [...]