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MISSION

Our mission is to recruit, educate, certify, and secure employment for formerly incarcerated men and women as certified personal trainers and other fitness industry professionals. Through opportunity, empowerment, community, and employment in the field of health and wellness, we seek to eliminate recidivism nationwide.

VISION

We envision the elimination of recidivism of non-violent offenders in every major city nationwide through opportunity and employment in health and wellness.

VALUES

Integrity
We operate from a place of integrity and transparency, which supports in building consistency, and strengthens commitment.

Teamwork
Working as a team is at our core. We create a culture of community and unity among ourselves and actualize the collective strength of team.

Empowerment
We empower through skills that lead to successful, long lasting careers.

Tenacity
We passionately put in the work to recruit, educate, and employ while working to eliminate recidivism.

Results
We believe in productivity through the proper execution that demonstrates results.

PARTNERSHIPS
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Microsoft

Each Graduating class will receive software courses in Microsoft Office.

TRANSFORMING LIVES
BENEFITS
TRAINING & EDUCATION PROCESS
90 DAY PROGRAM

WEEK 1

Tutorials and Principles of Training

WEEK 2

MINDSET TRAINING
(Customer Service)

WEEK 3

MINDSET TRAINING
Client Retention/Relationships and Midterm

WEEK 4

SHADOW PERSONAL TRAINERS
Hands on training, Shadowing

WEEK 5

BOOK ASSIGNMENTS
Preparation for certification exam and interviewing

WEEK 6

PHYSICAL CONDITIONING

FOLLOWING 6 WEEKS

PAID APPRENTICESHIP

BY THE NUMBERS

INCARCERATED FOR A NON-VIOLENT OFFENSE

A SECOND U PARTICIPANTS WHO RE-OFFENDED

MAINTAINED CONSISTENT EMPLOYMENT AFTER PARTICIPATING IN A SECOND U

NATIONAL AVERAGES OF EMPLOYMENT AFTER PRISON

AVERAGE LEVEL OF COMPLETED EDUCATION 43%
CURRENTLY EMPLOYED* 31%

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

  • EMPLOYED
  • UNEMPLOYED
AVERAGE LEVEL OF COMPLETED EDUCATION

HIGH SCHOOL

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COLLEGE

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