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2016 Grant Recipient Winner


Girl Scouts Beyond Bars Program

[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”20px”][vc_single_image image=”1412″ img_size=”full” qode_css_animation=””][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Girl Scouts Beyond Bars serves girls whose mothers are incarcerated at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility in Wilsonville, Oregon. GSBB’s primary goal is to lessen the impact of parent-child separation. Children with a parent in prison are five times more likely to come in contact with the justice system themselves. They can have abandonment issues and be at risk for abuse, decreased school participation, and cycling into criminal behavior.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Learn more about this program[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]