News and Media
A Testimony from One of our many program Graduates
My Name is Lee and I recently got released from federal prison on June 25th 2019. I did 23 years and 8 months in places that I would not wish upon my worst enemy. I’ve heard countless tales of how hard it is once a person gets released from prison. Most of these tales ends… View Article
CCEF & ABC Carpentry Graduates
CCEF & ABC Scaffold Builder Graduates
CCEF News Feed:
Right Path Program (Beaumont Texas) The Right Path Program was established in March 2015. This program was created to provide educational opportunities to young adults who live in the Southeast Texas area. Initially CCEF teamed up with Lamar Institute of Technology (LIT) in Beaumont Texas and our primary mission was to place financially challenged young adults… View Article
CCEF Has Booth at TDCJ Job Fair!
CCEF Raffle Drawing!
Johnny McLaughlin is the winner of our raffle drawing held on February 08, 2019. The prize was a Pelican Pro Gear Cooler donated by Ritter Lumber, who is a supporter of Creative Corrections Education Foundation. CCEF will be hosting more raffle drawing in the near future and the funds generated from raffle ticket purchases help… View Article
Who’s ready to sign up for a skilled Trade?
All we want is your commitment and we will cover your tuition. If you have ever been in jail, of if you are on parole or probation, if you are a man or a woman, and if you are over 18 years of age and have official identification, you meet the qualification. Classes offered are,… View Article
Message from Percy Pitzer
We’ve Got a Lot More Steps to Take in Corrections! With the recent passage of the First Step Act by Congress we finally have some attention being paid to the massive federal prison system, but the step is a small one and much more needs to be done to fix our country’s over reliance on… View Article
Message from Marsha Pitzer
Someone once asked me “What’s the difference between Lamar University (LIT) CICE Program ( Center for Innovation and Commercialization) versus our CCEF (Creative Corrections Education Foundation). The answer to that is: One is CICE is open to the general public, versus CCEF main focus is ex offenders returning to the community from incarceration. Second is… View Article
Do you have a son/ daughter whose about to graduate from high school? Or who has graduated? Did they drop out? Have they been in trouble with the law or on probation or parole? Are they 18 years of age or older? Do you want them to brighten their education, look no more? Creative Corrections… View Article