Although the recidivism rate (i.e., percentage who return to prison in three years) is 46%,
for those who participate in a faith-based programming the rate is about 20%. Our current recidivism rate of our graduates is less than 8%.
By keeping one returning citizen from returning to prison, we save the taxpayer over $27,000 per year.
Currently, the incarcerated from over 40 counties in Tennessee have applied for admission to our
TPOM has been able to place 87% of our graduates in a job within ten days.