Shawn Piper/ Class 9: Financial Literacy

223. How would you gauge your level of financial literacy today? You have to know how to obtain money, hold money, invest money, make money work for you, and have contingency funds. People trust you with money, where to to find money. All legally and with very little risk to their money. 224. To what… Read More

Shawn Piper/ Class 8: Relationship Training

200. What relationship do you have to others in the world? We are of one race and that’s the human race. I’m responsible for my actions and how I deal with things, but I must also be respectful of others and try to make a difference and change for the better in me, those around… Read More

Charles Day/ Class 5: Self-Improvement Training

126. When you assess your environment, what opportunities for self-improvement can you create or seize? At this security level it is much easier to move toward a desired goal or vision. Yet do to lack of responsability given by this level of security, it is much more each individuals own responsability to prepare and gear… Read More

James Hunt/ Class 9: Financial Literacy

223. How would you gauge your level of financial literacy today? Fair, but with continuous improvement. 224. To what extent would you suppose that financial literacy relates to your probability for success upon release? Greatly. We all have legal ways to make money and the more my literacy increases the easier it will be for… Read More

James Hunt/ Class 10: Leadership Training

251. What does leadership mean to you? Being decesive and resolute, without wavering from your vision no matter what. 252. In what ways have your past decisions prepared you for leadership? I would say that I have the ability to lead people rather than follow. Sometimes I do not lead. I can act in both… Read More

David Muniz/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. They will help me stay on track, and closer to my goals. 98. In what ways will probation officers respond to efforts you’ve made at documenting your values, goals, and commitment to preparing for… Read More

Justin Paperny/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release.: I was always against them until I went to prison. Or I should say I never thought about doing them. In my 20s I was successful as a stockbroker, I worked hard, but in… Read More

Colin Walsh/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. I don’t only believe accountability logs will help, I know they will. Prison is a dark, mysterious, and hidden place. Where all prisoners are hidden behind a think black curtain. This curtain hides to… Read More

Manuel Chavez/ Class 8: Relationship Training

200. What relationship do you have to others in the world? I’m a born again Christian  and I got baptized lately. I , like millions of others, believe in Jesus Christ. I also found the  Lord Jesus while in Prison. He and his blessings have seen me through many tribulations. I truly believe that he… Read More

Julius Lige/ Class 1: Values

16. Who are you? My name is Julius M. Lige. I am 36 years old, married with three beautiful daughters. I define myself as being a family man with a strong Christian faith. I am highly motivated to become a successful business man. I relate to the importance of values such as faith, family, finance,… Read More

Shawn Piper/ Class 7: Support Networks

174. In what ways do you perceive relationships with people you knew prior to confinement to evolve over the course of your imprisonment? My relations with those that were a part of my A.A. homegroup has diminished. Those whom I have dealt with on a positive, legitimate business level steer clear of me and any… Read More

Darrell Tatum/ Class 7: Support Networks

174. In what ways do you perceive relationships with people you knew prior to confinement to evolve over the course of your imprisonment? i see some people treats me as out of sight, Out of mind.it gets hard to keep a strong relationship being locked down. 175. In what ways have you nurtured support networks… Read More


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