MN Second Chance Coalition advocates for a dignified criminal legal system that promotes healing, repair, accountability, and belonging for individuals, families, and communities.
Through advocacy and support, we help those involved with the justice system rebuild their lives.
The Minnesota Second Chance Coalition is a bipartisan 501(c)3 nonprofit consisting of hundreds of nonprofit member organizations and individuals. Collectively, we believe in second chances.
Register For Second Chance Day On the Hill
- Press Conference – 9:30 a.m.
- Rally in the Rotunda – 10:30 a.m.
- Visits with legislators – 12:00 onward.
Our Stories Success Impact
We believe that people have the power to change.
The power of storytelling lies in its ability to provide a window into the lived experiences of marginalized people whose voices are often ignored. These stories describe the impact of mass incarceration and the successful reentry of individuals into society.
Special Thank You to our sponsors
The Coalition Supports Reform that:
Seeks to ensure that individuals who have been part of the justice system have meaningful second chances through the implementation of effective, just, and responsible laws, policies, and practices.
Training and Events
At Minnesota, Second Chance Coalition we are dedicated to people returning to our community after incarceration and assisting them in achieving successful new beginnings. In order to meet this mission, we will organize training program.s and events that will provide people with resources and services they need to get and keep employment and live a free and independent life.
Find out more about upcoming events, including conferences, training opportunities, our signature Second Chance Day On The Hill event
Our Resources page provides a comprehensive listing of available reentry resources for returning citizens and their families. We strive to ensure that everyone has an opportunity for self-sufficiency and to contribute to their communities.
To reshape reentry success, rebuild the lives of justice-impacted people, and reduce recidivism, we need your help. Click through to see how you can get involved.
Make A Difference
By becoming a sponsor, you contribute to the creation of a more equitable future for the reentry community by providing the resources necessary to break down barriers and reduce recidivism.