Stories

“It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you – always.”
~ Oprah Winfrey

Our Stories

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

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Regina’s Story

My name is Regina Cosgroves and with April being National Second Chances month, I wanted an opportunity to share with you what 2nd chances mean

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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

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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

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Christina’s Story

My name is Christina and this is my second time incarcerated; I came to prison the first time when I was just 23, and unfortunately

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Carole’s Story

My name is Carole Gold. Many years ago, I managed to lose my identity, my self-worth, and my confidence. I acted out in the worst

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