Fair Chance Hiring Summit
Focusing on Formerly Incarcerated Veterans

November 17, 2017, 8:45-11 a.m.
Irvine, California

Come learn why you should be hiring formerly incarcerated veterans and how to support their success in the workplace. Join local reentry professionals, veteran advocates, hiring managers, business owners and HR professionals for a morning of presentations, discussion and networking. Attendees will receive useful information on fair chance hiring, including the Root & Rebound Employer Toolkit.


Location: Orange County One-Stop Center, 17891 Cartwright Rd. #200, Irvine, CA 92614

Cost: $25 (free for veterans and the formerly incarcerated)

Who Should Attend: This event is ideal for HR professionals, business owners, hiring managers and those responsible for hiring policies at their business. Others with an interest in this topic are also welcome to attend.

Topics Include:

  • Best practices for hiring formerly incarcerated veterans
  • Tax savings through programs such as the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
  • Success stories
  • Group discussions and brainstorming sessions
  • Special considerations when hiring a formerly incarcerated veteran

This event is co-sponsored by the Orange County Re-Entry Partnership (OCREP), Need4Bridges and Working Wardrobes.

If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved in hosting a fair chance hiring event, email Stephanie Hammerwold or use our contact form. You can also subscribe to our newsletter to get information on upcoming events.