Dominic smiles as he talks about the cat he just adopted. He said that during his last prison sentence, seven years in a high-risk yard with rotating cell-mates, he never imagined that the next being he shared his space with would be a rescued cat. Dominic has been out of prison now for several years; […]
SAGE gave me my life back Renee used to hate court rooms. Up until a few years ago, the legal system lead to fear and anxiety for her. These days, she spends many hours at court, working alongside colleagues who used to be part of those negative experiences of her past. Renee’s journey to where […]
Mike describes a moment midway into his prison sentence when he realized there has to be a better way: a better way to spend his time, a different place to focus his energy, a way to shift into a positive space. One of the things that stood out to him was the negativity and hopelessness […]
These days, Isaac is stressed about balancing his schedule, which includes working full-time while being an ASU student. After years of substance dependency, homelessness, legal issues, and ultimately, prison, it is a problem he’s happy to have. Isaac, who had worked in law enforcement when he was younger, found himself serving a prison sentence after losing […]
Diane first learned of the early-release senate bill while serving her second prison sentence. After years of being involved in biker gangs, substance use, and unhealthy relationships, her second incarceration was a five-year sentence for an activity her husband had been involved in. While in Perryville, she learned that many of the women there had […]
Hello SAGE Team, I wanted to send a very sincere THANK YOU to everyone, including Steve and Linda for all of the donations to the Holiday Drive. This will mean so much to our clients during this holiday season. Overall, several toys for children, client gifts (watches, hygiene items, lotions/perfumes), gift cards, etc were donated […]
FMSC Team Event The SAGE Transition team and HR director attended a 2 hour volunteer event with Feed My Starving Children on 09/14/17. The event was focused on feeding malnourished and poverty stricken children throughout the world that do not have proper access to food. The team packaged several boxes of food to send to […]
ADC Annual Backpack Drive August 2017 The ADC Team would like to thank all SAGE employees for their generous donations to our 5th Annual ADC Backpack Drive! We were able to stuff (31) backpacks with school supplies. Again, we would not be able to complete this event without your support! Thank you!
12/08/2016 Transition Department Food Drive The Transition Team, thanks everyone that was able to donate to this event! A special Thank You to Steve and Linda who provided a generous monetary donation again this year!
2016 Transition Team Backpack Drive SAGE’s Transition staff requested school supply donations from fellow employees. Steve Grams continued to support this drive and made a monetary donation to assist in ensuring this event is successful. .