SHARING THE VISION THROUGH
Through our partners and volunteers, the Massachusetts Community Outreach Initiative provides employment referrals and counseling referrals to our clients, and meets immediate needs such as transportation, food, and clothing.
Employers who hire our program graduates are eligible for fidelity bonding (free federal bonding insurance for up to six months) and the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (a federal tax credit that can range from $1,200 to $9,600 depending on the employee hired).
Be part of the solution. Employers can immediately impact the lives of our clients as 90% of those who return to prison are unemployed at the time of their re-arrest.
Many ex-offenders have excellent business ideas. They possess the intellectual capacity to be successful; however, they often lack opportunity, support and guidance necessary to excel.
Help us help them by providing:
An opportuntiy: Employment