Month: January 2023

Yvette’s Story

My name is Yvette and I am a happily married 56-year-old with 3 kids and 5 grandchildren. My life was everything I could have ever wanted with a loving supportive husband, the house, new vehicles, traveling, family traditions and living what I thought was my best life. That all changed on January 27, 2019, when …

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Monique’s Story

My name is Monique Romero, and I would like to share my journey with Televerde Foundation’s Career PATHS Center. Keep in mind that throughout my many years of incarceration I have participated in just about every positive opportunity that became available to me. There were some programs that consisted of me asking myself, “How is …

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Jada’s Story

My name is Jada and I am the Business Development Representative for Televerde Foundation. I am a professional, a go-getter, a hard worker, a problem solver, a team player, and an incarcerated woman. My story is similar to many others here at the prison, with the exception of my role here at Televerde Foundation. I …

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I Owe My Career Success to Televerde’s Prison Work Program

One of our amazing Televerde graduates, Lorena Fortuna, writes about her experience in a recent blog. Lorena explains the lasting impact that the Televerde program has had on her life and career, and why she chooses to give back by mentoring other women and staying involved with the Televerde Foundation. Click here to read blog