January 20, 2022

Prison Pandemic Update: Omicron

There are currently 534 active positive covid results in New Lisbon Correctional and 249 active at Oakhill. There are ALSO 560 “inactive” positive cases at New […]
December 8, 2021

Need for Tenant Representation in the Eviction Process in Dane County

In February 2021, the Nehemiah/Justified Anger Court Observer program was expanded to include observing eviction hearings and trials in the Dane County Court.  A group of […]
December 8, 2021

Reaching for the Full Impact of the Reentry Housing Program

Finding housing is the biggest challenge formerly incarcerated individuals face alongside securing employment, obtaining medical care and avoiding substance abuse. Multifaceted challenges create barriers for returning citizens to […]
October 15, 2021

Racial Disparities in a Post-Pandemic World: How the world seems to be moving back to “normal” but communities of color are not.

Since the Coronavirus shut down the world in March 2020, millions of people faced hardship and struggle in a variety of ways. In the United States […]
September 23, 2021

The Nehemiah Experience: Setting the Standard

My time as an intern at Nehemiah over the past eight weeks has been an experience truly unlike any work environment I’ve been in before. There […]
September 23, 2021

The Nehemiah Experience: A Welcome Discomfort

When I first got involved with Nehemiah, I had no idea what I was getting into. I couldn’t quite grasp what the organization did or what […]
August 27, 2021

Glass Ceiling

Glass Ceiling By Marshall Jones Felt like a movie playing the day he sentenced me…. Time stopped as I laid my head on the table, tears […]
August 24, 2021

Does Prison Reform People?

Does Prison Reform People? By Marshall Jones I have been asked this question quite a few times over the 17 years I have been imprisoned, sentenced […]
August 13, 2021

A Special Back to School Message from Ms. Jackie Hunt

From the Desk of Jackie Hunt Dear Supporters, Let’s go the extra mile for our Back 2 Skool Bash this year! We would like to distribute […]