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Work for Success Pledge

Nearly 1 in 3 American adults have a criminal record. Moving these individuals into the workforce can offer benefits to the employer. Research shows that employees with criminal records are often highly motivated to turn their lives around and reward employers with hard work and company loyalty.

Learn how businesses have joined the pledge to utilize the skills and talent of qualified candidates with criminal records.

Work for Success Pledge

The following companies have signed the Work for Success Pledge, committing to consider qualified individuals with criminal convictions for employment:

A&A Moving and Storage

Action Environmental Group, Inc. 

Active Workforce, Inc. 

American Heritage Restoration LLC

American Prison Data Systems

Approved Storage and Waste 

Architectural Grille 

Artsy

Ben & Jerry's 

Bien Hecho

Black Veterans for Social Justice

Bronx Corral Group

Callanan Industries Inc.

Center for Employment Opportunities

Cintas 

ConBody

Confer Plastics

Darco Manufacturing, Inc. 

David Stark Design & Production

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 

Defy Ventures

DoSomething

Drive Change

durodeco

Exalt Youth

Exodus Transitional Community Inc.

Fedcap

Five Loaves Food Services 

FoodCorps 

Foodlink

Forest City New York 

Fresh Direct 

Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, PC 

Future Executives, Inc.

Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products LLC

Getting Out Staying Out

Greyston 

GRID Alternatives Tri-State, Inc. 

Health Wear of WNY 

Hour Children, Inc.

Indoor Organic Gardens of Poughkeepsie 

Instant Monogramming, Inc.

Knapp Consultants, Inc

Knotel

Laborocity

Libra Social Program, LLC

M&A Design

M.A.D.E. Transitional Services

Managed by Q

Northeast Printing & Distribution Co.

Ovenly

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

People Ready

Preferred Home Care of New York

Project Renewal

Queens Economic Development Corporation/Entrepreneur Space

Remedy Intelligent Staffing

Ridgefield One Staffing

SKAZICO

Smart Staffing Group, LLC

Squarefoot Tradesmen

St. John's Bread and Life Program

Staples Inc.

Target Corporation

Teachable

TechnipFMC

The Doe Fund

The Exigency Group 

The Genesee Brewery

The Jewish Board

The Shakespeare NYC

Theatre of the Oppressed NYC

theHaven

Tony Baird Electronics, Inc.

Total Lawn Care

Trade Off, LLC

UpNext/Midtown Community Court

Velez Organization

Verso Books

Veterans Outreach Center

Vice Media LLC

WeWork

When People Work

Williams Eye Works

WIN

Women's Prison Association

Xerox

Zayachek Mechanical LTD

 

For more information about the pledge, visit the New York Governor's website here: Work for Success Employer Pledge.