News Archive


Dec 8

CI Success Story

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

Dec 1

WorkSource Seminar

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

Nov 9

Community Employment Forum

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

Oct 12

Charity Golf Tournament

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

Aug 2

Good Eats

Culinary arts training adds flavor to reentry program.

Jun 1

Learning Opportunity

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

May 4

Message of Gratitude

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

Apr 19

OWD Achievements

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

Mar 30

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

CI Tours Pop! Gourmet

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

Feb 22

CI Foods Reaches Out

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

Jan 15

Expanding To The Community

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

Jan 13

WSU Research Brief

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

Jan 5

Paying It Forward

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