Book Excerpt: Down & Out in Greenwich, Connecticut: From Prescription Opioid Addict to White Collar Criminal to The Minister to Hedge Funders, by Jeff Grant

Prologue Gary U.S. Bonds had been a big deal in the early sixties.  Thanks to a new tour produced by Bruce Springsteen and a hit called Dedication, he was enjoying a major comeback when I saw his name up on the marquee of The Paradise. Some friends and I had just finished a basketball game…

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Hans Hallundbaek, Director, Interfaith Prison Partnership, Fri., Mar. 6, 2020

On Friday, Mar. 6, 2020, 9 am ET, Hans Hallundbaek, Director of the Interfaith Prison Partnership, was our guest on Criminal Justice Insider with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streamed and podcast everywhere, see below. Sponsored…

The Gaps in Connecticut’s Second Chance Prison Reform: Jeff Grant on The Colin McEnroe Show, WNPR, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019

  The Gaps In Connecticut’s Second Chance Prison Reform By Betsy Kaplan • 20 hours ago The Colin McEnroe Show View Slideshow 1 of 4 Brad K. / Creative Commons View Slideshow 2 of 4 “Larry” – Husband, father, and formerly incarcerated. Chion Wolf / Connecticut Public Radio View Slideshow 3 of 4 Jeffrey Grant…

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Tiheba Bain, Women’s Incarceration Advocate, Fri., March 20, 2020

On Friday, March 20, 2020, 9 am ET, Tiheba Bain was our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streamed and podcast 24/7 everywhere, see below. Sponsored by the Community Foundation…

Does Your Organization Need a Professional Speaker Who will Inspire Your Audience to Overcome Obstacles & Achieve Greater Things?

Jeff Grant, J.D., M.Div. “The Minister to Hedge Funders” EXPERT ON / TOPICS: Everything I Need to Know I Learned in Prison Finding Purpose and Happiness after Personal Tragedy Criminal Justice Reform Successful Alcohol and Substance Recovery (Jeff is clean & sober 16+ years) Successfully Navigating Life with Mental Health Issues Jeff’s Own Riches-to-Rags-to-Redemption story.…

Does Your Organization Need a Professional Speaker Who will Inspire Your Audience to Overcome Obstacles & Achieve Greater Things?

Jeff Grant, J.D., M.Div. “The Minister to Hedge Funders” EXPERT ON / TOPICS: Everything I Need to Know I Learned in Prison Finding Purpose and Happiness after Personal Tragedy Criminal Justice Reform Successful Alcohol and Substance Recovery (Jeff is clean & sober 16+ years) Successfully Navigating Life with Mental Health Issues Jeff’s Own Riches-to-Rags-to-Redemption story.…

Panel Discussion: Finding Hope and Purpose After Incarceration with Jeff Grant & Jacqueline Polverari, Western Connecticut State University, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019, 5:30 pm

WCSU panel to share perspectives on reentering society after incarceration Oct. 30 forum to feature founders of services mentoring former inmates    Link to Video: https://media.wcsu.edu/media/Finding+Hope+and+Purpose+after+Incarceration+-+10+30+19/1_gih3zwrf/70782351 DANBURY, CONN. — Rev. Jeff Grant and Jacqueline Polverari, whose own experiences in federal prison inspired them to found societal re-entry services for other former inmates, will participate in…

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest David Garlock, Returning Citizen, Reentry Professional, and Criminal Justice Reform Advocate Featured in the Movie, “Just Mercy,” Fri., Feb. 7, 2020, 9 am ET

Please join us on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, 9 am ET, when David Garlock will be our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streamed and podcast 24/7 everywhere, see…