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CCEF Staff will Visit Twenty-Four New York State Correctional Facilities!

May 16, 2016

CCEF staff will be visiting twenty-four New York State Correctional Facilities next month.  Staff will be providing a CCEF presentation to staff and inmates at each facility and at the completion of the presentation, the inmates will have a chance to donate to the foundation helping in the funding…

CCEF Receives The BBB Accredited Business Rating Of A+

May 6, 2016

CCEF's Right Path Program Fundraiser Event on April 20, 2016

April 20, 2016

On April 20, 2016, CCEF's Right Path Program Beaumont held its first fundraiser to provide financial aid for young adults in the community to enroll in Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) in Beaumont, Texas.  The event was a great…

Mississippi State Department of Corrections Partners with CCEF!

April 8, 2016

CCEF Partners with Mississippi State Department of Corrections! Mississippi State Department of Corrections has partnered with Creative Corrections Education Foundation in the fight to help stop second generational…

Boomer Grandpa: 'It is easier to build strong children, than to repair broken men'

April 7, 2016

LOREN ELSE, Demonstrators riase their fist in the air at the Government Center in Minneapolis on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, to protest County…

MATC program helps children of incarcerated parents finish high school!

April 5, 2016

Students Yilbelisse “Gigi” Rivera (from left) and Ranita Wicker, Right Parth Program Administrator Marty Ordinans and Pat Kappel, an MATC retiree who helped helped develop Right Path, tour the state Capitol in Madison before heading to a tour of University of Wisconsin-Madison. Credit: Michael Sears April 04, 2016 By Gina Barton of the Journal Sentinel

A story featuring MATC graduate by CNN reporter Jean Casarez will air today, April 4th on "The Lead with Jake Tapper," which airs from 3-4 pm CDT.

April 4, 2016

CCEF's Right Path Program Milwaukee and MATC, helping young adults in Milwaukee, Wisconsin better their chances of obtaining…

CCEF Fundraiser Featuring Award-Winning Chef, Best Selling Author, TV Show Host!

March 28, 2016


CCEF Staff Prepare to visit Prisons in Texas and New York!

March 17, 2016

In May, CCEF staff will visit eleven Texas Department Criminal Justice (TDCJ) prisons in Region II and in June, CCEF staff will visit twenty-five New York State prisons in Hubs I through IV.…

News Article from CCEF Founder, Percy Pitzer

March 3, 2016

News Article from CCEF Founder, Percy Pitzer I retired from the Bureau of Prisons in 1998 and moved out of the area. In 2005, my wife and I returned to Beaumont and here to stay. Three years ago, we started a foundation with the purpose of providing scholarships to children of incarcerated…