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Former and Current Network of Organizational Partners

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Organizations that comprised the Monthly Planning, Evaluation and Advisory Coalition Entity (P.E.A.C.E.) that supported RRM work and special projects in Lake County, Indiana included: National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice (NABCJ) ; National Religious Affairs Association, Affiliate of NABCJ; Prison Ministry and Criminal Justice Commission, Affiliate of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.; IN Department of Workforce Development Services; Edgewater Systems for Balanced Living, Inc.; Urban League of Northwest Indiana; Partnership for a Drug Free Lake County; Lake County Coroner’s Office; Superior Court of Lake County Juvenile Division; Lake County Council; Lake County Convention and Visitors Bureau; Interfaith Clergy Council of Gary and Vicinity; Lake County Chaplain’s Association; Lake County Sheriff’s Department; Lake County Office Division of Family and Children; IN Family and Social Services Administration/Division of Mental Health; IN Department of Correction; IN State Police; IN Black State Troopers Assn; Gary Police Department; Gary Drug Free Coalition; Gary City Court; Gary Community School Corporation; Gary Housing Authority; Gary Neighborhood Services; Gary YWCA; Gary Youth Services Bureau; Mayor’s Office City of Gary; Gary-Hammond-East Chicago Empowerment Zone; Serenity House of Gary; Parents Distribution Center of Gary; Geminus Corporation; PSI Family Services; No Bars: Illinois Task Force on Children of Prisoners and Children of Promise, and the Salvation Army.

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Organizational Partners to-date in Louisiana since relocating operations to Baton Rouge in 2005 include: LA Department of Public Safety and Corrections/Adult Services; LA Department of Public Safety and Corrections/Youth Services/Office of Juvenile Justice; LA Department of Children and Family Services; Louisiana State Police; EBR Parish Sheriff’s Office; Office of the Mayor-President, City of Baton Rouge/Parish of EBR Workforce Investment Board; Communities Committed to Reentry; Family Service of Greater BR; BR Area Alcohol and Drug Center; Capitol Area Technical College; Greater First Church-Baptist; Mayor’s Office, City of Baker; Housing Authority of EBRP; Habitat for Humanity of Greater BR; Black Family Initiative; Prison Ministry and Criminal Justice Commission/National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.; National Alliance of Faith and Justice, Washington, D.C. (Affiliate National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice); Southern University Student Government Association (SGA); and Southern University Men’s Federation; Louisiana Health and Rehab Center, Inc; Red River Bank, and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Pelican Chapter; and Baton Rouge Business and Career Center Local Workforce Investment Area 21 (LWIA -21).