Be a Sponsor, Change a Life

Help guide newly released individuals towards thriving futures through PEP’s innovative sponsorship program. This program equips participants with essential life skills for a successful reintegration within their first 90 days (and beyond).

Impactful Curriculum:

  • 30-minute lectures by experienced instructors.
  • Sponsor-led workshops (1 hour) focused on relevant reintegration topics.
  • Choice-driven workbook addressing personal challenges like goal setting, job searching, and financial management.



  • Reduced recidivism: PEP boasts a remarkable 4% recidivism rate within participants who complete
    the program.
  • Empowered individuals: Participants gain confidence, improved communication skills, realistic goal setting abilities, and financial stability.
  • Stronger communities: Your contribution ripples outward, creating a more supportive and inclusive environment for all.

Role Description:

  • Mentoring and guiding: Provide support and encouragement while sharing your own experiences as a successful community leader.
  • Building accountability: Help participants develop discipline and stick to their self-improvement goals.
  • Nurturing confidence: Foster trust and empower individuals to believe in their potential.


  • Strong moral compass and a commitment to helping others.
  • Patience, responsiveness, and a desire to support newly released individuals.
  • General business knowledge (preferred) and a passion for empowering others.


  • Weekly one-hour meetings (minimum every other week) for 9-12 weeks.
  • Occasional phone/email support to stay connected.

Your Responsibilities:

  1. Active Listening: Create a safe space for participants to share their challenges and aspirations, offering non-judgmental support.
  2. Workbook Guidance: Facilitate chosen modules from the 9-lesson workbook, providing insightful feedback and encouragement.
  3. Tailored Support: Recognize each participant’s unique situation and offer personalized advice and resources.

Ready to make a difference?

Join PEP’s sponsorship program and become a catalyst for positive change. Signup below to learn more about becoming a sponsor and empowering another person’s journey to success.

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