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Sweet (new) beginnings

 StreetWise - USA 21 September 2019

A sweet new enterprise in Chicago is offering former prisoners a second chance – working as beekeepers. Since its inception, Sweet Beginnings has employed nearly 400 people, who have an 85 percent job placement rate afterward. “I am doing something positive. It’s like me coming home now, my kids know where I am coming from. Now they are starting to see Daddy is doing something positive,” says employee Johnny Patterson. (1716 Words) - By Suzanne Hanney

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