Our Stories

From participant spotlights and news to special announcements and events, here’s where you can find out about what’s happening within the many aspects of our organization.

Participant Spotlight

Our participants are at the heart of everything we do here at Concordance. Hear some of their stories.

Meet Derrick

Participant Story

When Derrick became a felon, he felt like his life was over — until he was introduced to Concordance.

Meet Aaron

Participant Story

Aaron’s story is a reminder that participants have the best chance of moving forward when they are free of labels that undermine their potential.

News and Announcements

Learn more about the exciting things our team and participants have been up to by reading up on our latest press releases.

Concordance Partners with Home State Health On a Care Management Program for Individuals Just Released From Incarceration

News Press Releases

Concordance, a non-profit reentry program serving individuals before and after release from incarceration, and Home State Health, today announced a new collaboration to provide Care Management and education programs to […]

Concordance Receives $1 Million Funding Pledge from The Centene Charitable Foundation

News Press Releases

ST. LOUIS, September 30, 2021 – Concordance announced a significant pledge from early investor, the Centene Charitable Foundation, to Concordance’s First Chance campaign. This generous gift brings The Centene Charitable […]

Ballmer Group Gives Concordance $7 Million to Expand, Help End Mass Incarceration

News Press Releases

Ballmer Group grant will be used to scale first-of-its-kind non-profit’s proven model to reduce reincarceration rates nationally. AUGUST 25, 2021, St. Louis, MO — Concordace, a CARF accredited, non-profit re-entry […]

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Affordable Holiday Shopping Event

DECEMBER 2021

We know that the holidays can be an expensive time of year. To help offset some of the costs for our participants, Concordance is hosting our annual Affordable Holiday Shopping Event. Click below to learn how you can help.

Join the First Chance Campaign.

Help us meet our $50 million fundraising effort to expand our re-entry model to 11 additional U.S. cities by 2025.

Your support will change lives.

Investing in Concordance will directly influence the trajectory of our participants’ lives, creating a ripple of positive change through their families and communities.