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2015 Client Holiday Party

GJP hosted its annual Client Holiday Party on Saturday, December 5 for 250 of our clients and their families at First Presbyterian Church. GJP Board, volunteers and staff served lunch, a magician amazed the kids with card tricks, a nativity … Continue reading

GJP’s First Fridays

Join us the first Friday of each month for free sessions to help you understand your criminal history and what you can do about it.  These information sessions are free, but YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER.  Space is limited. To reserve your spot, … Continue reading

2015 Policy Forum

GJP held its Second Annual Policy Forum, “Ban the Box and Beyond: Opportunities for the Private Sector”, on Tuesday, November 17th at Georgia-Pacific.  Members of the business community and policymakers gathered to discuss ideas, opportunities and challenges presented to the … Continue reading

2015 Back to School Event

Georgia Justice Project hosted its annual Back to School event on Saturday, July 25.  The day was filled with fun activities for kids, games for adults, yoga demonstrations, informational booths, food and stuffed backpacks for over 300 of our clients’ … Continue reading

Southern Regional Summit on Fair Hiring

May 18, 2015, the first regional summit on fair hiring was held in Atlanta to accelerate the national dialogue around strengthening the economy by promoting the employment of qualified workers with criminal records.   GJP’s Executive Director, Douglas Ammar, was … Continue reading