In February 2000, Nathalie Sorrell didn’t know what to expect when she created the posters announcing the new class in the GEO Lockhart prison. She certainly didn’t anticipate that 14 years later Truth Be Told would still be talking to Teri, a reluctant participant.
Kathleen Littlepage shares her story. This is the second year that “I Live Here, I Give Here” has sponsored Amplify Austin, a 24-hour online fundraising event designed for small nonprofits […]
Help us raise funds! On March 20-21, Truth Be Told is participating in Amplify Austin’s I Live Here, I Give Here fundraiser. You can help by matching donations, creating your own fundraiser, spreading the word, and sharing with us why you support Truth Be Told.
By Carol Waid and Nathalie Sorrell The Hilde Girls started the evening off behind stage when they invited Truth Be Told Graduate Elizabeth Hampton and co-founder Nathalie Sorrell to join […]
In 2006, 48.8 percent of citizens re-entering society after prison were re-incarcerated. In 2007, the re-incarceration rate of Truth Be Told graduates was 24.3% — half that of the general population.
So Truth Be Told is moving this in the right direction; however, we need to continue to improve this rate.