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July 1, 2019

When Mike Huggins began his 9-month prison sentence in 2011, he never expected that his time at Lewisburg Federal Prison Camp would be the beginning of a lifelong dedication to mediation and yoga. After pleading guilty to a misdemeanor, Huggins turned to yoga and mindf...

June 20, 2019

Anthony Johnson knows a thing or two about dreams. A College Success Advisor at Graduate! Philadelphia, Johnson spends his days helping returning citizens fulfill their goal of obtaining a college degree. For him, a typical day includes reaching out to clients and loca...

June 11, 2019

“There was nothing in place for the ladies,” recounts Anita Williams, MsEd when she reflects on the origins of Sisters Returning Home, a nonprofit dedicated to serving formerly-incarcerated Philadelphians.

Founded in 2009 by Peggy Sims, Sisters Returning Home initially...

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