News Archive

2016

Dec 8
2016

CI Success Story

Gordon, a former CI metal plant worker, recently shared his successes with us.

Dec 1
2016

WorkSource Seminar

CI Job Hunter alumni at AHCC attended an interview seminar presented by Jack Kaplan of the Spokane WorkSource.

Nov 9
2016

Community Employment Forum

CI's work doesn't end with job training; Our goal is to also connect releasing inmates with employers.

Oct 12
2016

Charity Golf Tournament

Correctional Industries hosted its 1st Annual Charity Golf Tournament with all proceeds going to local charities.

Aug 2
2016

Good Eats

Culinary arts training adds flavor to reentry program.

Jun 1
2016

Learning Opportunity

CI is pleased to offer ServSafe© Food Manager Certification to CI offenders at Washington Corrections Center.

May 4
2016

Message of Gratitude

CI recently received a message of gratitude from an inmate worker who was getting ready to release.

Apr 19
2016

OWD Achievements

CI recently celebrated the two year anniversary of the formation of our Offender Workforce Development team.

Mar 30
2016

Lost Soul Finds New Purpose

When Angela Vargas went to prison she never thought her time behind bars would lead to the job of her dreams.

Feb 26
2016

CI Tours Pop! Gourmet

Three members of CI’s OWD team traveled to Tukwila to tour the Pop! Gourmet factory.

Feb 22
2016

CI Foods Reaches Out

CI began providing frozen meals and bakery products to facilities in the health care field back in 2011.

Jan 15
2016

Expanding To The Community

CI is proud to announce Offender Workforce Development is expanding into the community.

Jan 13
2016

WSU Research Brief

Over the past year, Dr. Faith Lutze and associates from WSU have conducted research on the effectiveness of CI.

Jan 5
2016

Paying It Forward

For many of us the day before Thanksgiving is a time to clean the house and prepare the big meal...