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Fair Chance Hiring Training for Nonprofit Workforce Development Professionals

  • Amity Foundation 3745 South Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA, 90007 United States (map)

Root & Rebound is hosting a "Fair Chance Hiring" training -- for nonprofit
workforce development professionals only -- on September 21, from 9:30
a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

We are proud to partner with LARRPCenter for Living and Learning, and Amity Foundation

RSVP here! (If you are wait-listed, we will send you a notification if a spot opens up.)



On Wednesday, September 21st, in Los Angeles, Root & Rebound is offering a special legal training for nonprofit workforce development professionals on working with job candidates with criminal records AND educating employers about "Fair Chance" hiring policies. You will learn about the most up-to-date Fair Chance hiring laws and best practices, and have the opportunity to obtain resources that can help you work with employers after the training.

  • WHEN: Wednesday, September 21, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

  • WHAT: Training for nonprofit workforce development professionals on educating employers on 'Fair Chance' hiring of people with criminal records.

  • WHERE: 3745 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (Amity Foundation)

  • WHO: For nonprofit workforce development professionals who work with people with criminal records seeking employment and who educate employers on hiring people with records.

  • RSVP & COST: To RSVP and pay, please fill out the form linked HERE. The cost is $25/person. RSVP is on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment is due at time of RSVP. Space is limited, so RSVP today!*  

  • Please note: Attendees will have a sneak-peak of our brand new Fair Chance Hiring Toolkit, a resource for California employers that will be available online for free, or in-person at the training for $5 each. This Toolkit will be a valuable resource in working with employers on improving their Fair Chance Hiring. *Also: Discounts & scholarships are available on a case-by-case basis. For more information, please contact Katherine Katcher, Executive Director, at

We believe workforce readiness programs play a critical role in using and sharing information with employers on Fair Chance hiring policies, and we are excited to present a special training just for nonprofit workforce development professionals!

        We hope you join us on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. Please contact Dominik Taylor, Staff Attorney at Root & Rebound, by email at, or by phone at (510) 279-4662 with questions or to learn more.