Monday, March 30, 2009

Prison Entrepreneurship Program

Catherine Rohr, a private equity professional quit her job to start an incredible initiative to train prisoners to run their own small businesses. She's graduated 440 men, and 47 have launched companies. Five have companies that pay more than $100K per year. That's better than business school stats ! 105 have returned to prison. Maybe they can benefit from more classes. 

Story from Inc Jan/Feb 2009.

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