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Football Mill vs. Academic Mill

So, the other night I was watching the Viceland channel – Rivals: The Boom Squad it was the story about an area in South Florida that has produced the most professional football players of anyplace in America. Some of the talent it has produced includes Antonio Brown, DeVonta Freeman, and Teddy Bridgewater to just name a few. As I watching …

Why I Do This

If you stay in this business long enough you will have your heart broken. It never fails when you think you know someone is going to make it and in your heart you are pulling for them to make it and all of a sudden they regress or they relapse and your heart is torn apart. But then there are …

Bancroft Landscaping Project

On Saturday October 26th some of the men of ReEngage participated in the landscaping project for the Bancroft School Apartments along with some of our partners The Make It Right Foundation, NHS, and The Dalmark Group. We were part of large group of volunteers who came out to help complete the landscaping of the complex including tree planting, sod laying, …

Graduation Day

I always have bittersweet thoughts whenever I get to graduation day for a new cycle of men from The Man Class. On the one hand we have built a relationship of trust and openness which for many of these guys is a first ever over the past three weeks, but I also know that it is now time for them …

Employment Opportunity Is The Key

I’ve always believed and understood that the key to real and sustained transformation in the men we work with has been and always will be employment. While the tools we provide them are invaluable and can lead to a more successful and productive life without an opportunity at the end of the day the negative forces that so many of …