CoreCivic Releases ESG Report Outlining 5-Year Outcomes of Groundbreaking Reentry Commitments
"Five years ago I delivered a speech to employees, sharing my reentry vision for
The 40-page document is the Company's second report, following publication of the industry's first ESG Report in 2019. It reviews the impact of
Among the noteworthy achievements highlighted in
- Educational Services -
CoreCivicreported 23,328 industry recognized certifications (IRCs), exceeding its goal by two percent. The Company reported 7,338 high school equivalency (HSE) diplomas, falling short of its five-year goal by 2 percent.
- Treatment and Behavioral Programs -
CoreCivicreported an 83 percent program completion rate, exceeding its five-year goal of 75 percent.
- Victim Impact Programming -
CoreCivicreported a total of 3,283 program completions, exceeding its five-year goal of 2,300.
- Reentry Services –
CoreCivicreported that the Go Further Reentry Journalprogram grew by 98 percent over last year with 6,229 completions.
- Chaplaincy and Religious Services –
CoreCivicreported that 721 individuals completed the Threshold Program, falling short of the target of 975. The program is designed to help people improve relationships and decision-making within a faith-based or secular context.
Hininger noted that the response to
The 2019 ESG Report also updates stakeholders on
The Company is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale and experience needed to solve tough government challenges in flexible, cost-effective ways. We provide a broad range of solutions to government partners that serve the public good through corrections and detention management, a growing network of residential reentry centers to help address America’s recidivism crisis, and government real estate solutions. We are a publicly traded real estate investment trust (REIT) and the nation’s largest owner of partnership correctional, detention and residential reentry facilities. We also believe we are the largest private owner of real estate used by
Source: CoreCivic, Inc.