Vermonters for criminal justice reform
Criminal Justice Reform
Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform (VCJR) is an educational and advocacy organization that works towards more restorative and effective criminal legal system responses. VCJR raises public awareness conducts public policy advocacy and facilitates the direct participation of inmates and their families in system reform efforts.
Like Pennywise, VCJR understands that collaborative responses resulting in bottom line savings often help motivate better public responses. VCJR works with to generate and support justice policies that save money and create more productive communities by limiting incarceration and redirecting spending to job training, treatment, and education. Pennywise is proud to support their efforts.