Crime victims’ support groups throughout the state received more than $100,000 from incarcerated individuals participating in the California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA) Joint and Free Venture programs in Fiscal Year 2019-20. Four adult CDCR institutions offer The Joint Venture Program. The Free Venture Program operates in one Division of Juvenile Justice facility.
Merit Partners Donates over $8,000 to Fathers & Families of San Joaquin – Stockton Trauma Recovery Center
Merit Partners at N.A. Chaderjian Youth Correctional Facility (NACYCF) in Stockton recently donated $8,074.61 to support San Joaquin County Victim Witness Assistance. The check was presented to the group Fathers & Families of San Joaquin – Stockton Trauma Recovery Center by employees part of the Merit Partners program. The money comes from the wages of the […]
Merit Partners is pleased to announce an agreement between Merit ePartners and the University of California, Merced’s Foster Family Center for Engineering Service Leaning. This is anticipated to be long-term partnership between the University and Merit in order to research and assess causes of recidivism of Merit alumni and to provide solutions aimed at increasing […]
Merit ePartners is pleased to announce the finalization of an agreement between Merit and The STRIDE Center and it’s social enterprise, ReliaTech, to have Merit ePartners serve as ReliaTech’s designated e-waste agent. Both Merit and ReliaTech are nonprofit social enterprises who, among other activities, increase job readiness by providing work experience. This partnership is to […]