Category: arts

Denver Coffee Shop Aims to Help Current and Former Inmates through Jobs and Art

Denver7 By Jackie Crea We see new coffee shops and restaurants pop up all over Denver, but there is one in the Cole neighborhood with plans to only hire employees that have been previously incarcerated. For now, the staff at Open Door Tea Shop is small, but their coffee is strong and so is their …

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Apply Now: Right of Return USA Fellowship for Formerly Incarcerated Artists

The Soze Agency and Open Philanthropy are seeking applicants for the Right of Return USA Fellowship, which will invest in formerly incarcerated artists to create original works that can further criminal justice reform in partnership with advocates and organizers. The first cohort will include five artists with diverse backgrounds, who will each receive a $10,000 prize, …

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