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Entrepreneurship: Passing On Your Experience

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In his second career as Executive Director of JUST of DuPage, Michael Beary passes on his 20 years of business knowledge to people returning from incarceration. He is joined by Greg Fischer, a JUST program participant, in describing the work of JUST of DuPage and its impact. Watch the town hall to hear about this innovative approach to reentry work.

Resources:

JUST of DuPage website

AP News Article about JUST of DuPage’s programmatic success.

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