About Charles Eddy

Charles worked for forty years in nonprofit social service, public policy and advocacy roles. The last five years involved serving as the Director of Programs at Beyond Emancipation, Alameda County’s primary provider of aftercare services to young adults leaving the child welfare system. Since 2013 Charlie has been working as a consultant on criminal justice reform initiatives at the Urban Strategies Council in Oakland.

Building the Prison to School Pipeline

Building the Prison to School Pipeline Campus-based Support Programs for Formerly Incarcerated College Students College can break the cycle of recidivism and transform formerly incarcerated individuals into community leaders and role models, according to a report from UC Berkeley’s School of Law.  But what is being done locally to ensure that justice involved students can [...]