The World’s First Ministry Serving The White Collar Justice/Economy Exiled Community

Healing Spirits, Reclaiming Futures

The World’s First Ministry Serving The White Collar Justice/Economy Exiled Community

Transforming Lives, One Step At A Time

Jeff Grant on the Rich Roll Podcast

Jeff Grant on the Rich Roll Podcast

White Collar/Economy Exiled Support Group

Rev. Jeff Grant, J.D., M.Div., Co-Founder

From serving time to time serving

Jeff is an ordained minister with over three decades of experience in crisis management, business, law, reentry, recovery (clean & sober 17+ years), and executive & religious leadership. Sometimes referred to in the press as “The Minister to Hedge Funders,” he uses his experience and background to guide people faithfully forward in their lives, relationships, careers and business opportunities, and to help them to stop making the kinds of decisions that previously resulted in loss, suffering and shame.

After an addiction to prescription opioids and serving almost fourteen months in a Federal prison for a white-collar crime he committed when he was a lawyer, Jeff started his own reentry – earning a Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York with a focus in Christian Social Ethics.  He is Co-Founder of Progressive Prison Ministries, Inc., the world’s first ministry supporting the white collar justice/economy exiled community. Jeff is the first person in the United States formerly incarcerated for a white collar crime to be appointed as CEO of a major criminal justice organization.

As an ordained minister, conversations and communications between Jeff and those he serves fall under clergy privilege laws. This is one reason that attorneys often allow and encourage their clients to maintain relationships with Jeff while in active prosecution or litigation situations.

Lynn Springer, Co-Founder

Faith in action

Lynn is the Founding Advocate of the Innocent Spouse & Children Project. As the innocent partner of a white-collar criminal, and a mother, Lynn is called to this ministry with a heart of compassion and understanding. A certified yoga instructor, she assists women and families in finding ethical ways through faith and practical solutions to a new sturdy, healthy, spiritual way of life.

Upcoming/Recent Events

Jeff Grant & Jacqueline Polverari will be Panelists at the S.B.A. Workforce Inclusivity Seminar: Discovering Untapped Talent Sources, Fairfield University, Thurs, Dec. 12, 2019, 8:30 am ET

Jeff Grant & Jacqueline Polverari will be Panelists at the S.B.A. Workforce Inclusivity Seminar: Discovering Untapped Talent Sources, Fairfield University, Thurs, Dec. 12, 2019, 8:30 am ET

The U.S. Small Business Administration invites you to learn from small business owners and state professionals who have found success by exploring new pools of talent in their communities. These innovative businesses now include employees with disabilities, re-entry...

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Panel Discussion: Finding Hope and Purpose After Incarceration with Jeff Grant & Jacqueline Polverari, Western Connecticut State University, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019, 5:30 pm

Panel Discussion: Finding Hope and Purpose After Incarceration with Jeff Grant & Jacqueline Polverari, Western Connecticut State University, Weds. Oct. 30, 2019, 5:30 pm

WCSU panel to share perspectives on reentering society after incarceration Oct. 30 forum to feature founders of services mentoring former inmates    Link to Video: https://media.wcsu.edu/media/Finding+Hope+and+Purpose+after+Incarceration+-+10+30+19/1_gih3zwrf/70782351...

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The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest David Garlock, Returning Citizen, Reentry Professional, and Criminal Justice Reform Advocate, Fri., Feb. 7, 2020, 9 am ET

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest David Garlock, Returning Citizen, Reentry Professional, and Criminal Justice Reform Advocate, Fri., Feb. 7, 2020, 9 am ET

Please join us on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, 9 am ET, when David Garlock will be our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice. Live on WNHH 103.5 FM New Haven, rebroadcast at 5 pm. Live-streamed...

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The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Serena Ligouri, Executive Director, New Hour for Women and Children – Long Island, Fri., Jan. 17, 2020, 9 am ET

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Serena Ligouri, Executive Director, New Hour for Women and Children – Long Island, Fri., Jan. 17, 2020, 9 am ET

Please join us on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, 9 am ET, when Serena Ligouri, Executive Director of New Hour for Women and Children - Long Island, will be our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal...

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The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Cathryn Lavery, Ph.D., Chair of the Iona College Criminal Justice Dept., Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

The Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant: Guest Cathryn Lavery, Ph.D., Chair of the Iona College Criminal Justice Dept., Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

On Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, 9 am ET, Cathryn Lavery, Ph.D., Chair & Graduate Coordinator for the Iona College Criminal Justice Department, was our guest on the Criminal Justice Insider Podcast with Babz Rawls Ivy & Jeff Grant – The Voice of CT Criminal Justice....

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Recent Blog Posts

Podcast: ReEntryUSA: Get Free & Stay Free Podcast with Host Rich Jacobs, Guests: Jeff Grant, Glenn E. Martin, Jeffrey Abramowitz, David Garlock, Dirk Van Velsen & Brandon J. Flood

Podcast: ReEntryUSA: Get Free & Stay Free Podcast with Host Rich Jacobs, Guests: Jeff Grant, Glenn E. Martin, Jeffrey Abramowitz, David Garlock, Dirk Van Velsen & Brandon J. Flood

ReEntryUSA.com: Hope & Information for the Current and Formerly Incarcerated Jeff Grant Interview on SoundCloud: Glenn E, Martin, Jeffrey Abramowitz, David Garlock, Dirk Van Velzen and Brandon J. Flood Interviews on SoundCloud:...

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