Connection COREE

Connection COREE envisions individuals previously incarcerated empowering residents within their own community so they may become next generation leaders, ultimately eradicating the generational cycle of incarceration.

Clients Organizing for Racial Economics & Equity

Our Mission

Connection COREE (Clients Organizing for Racial Economics & Equity) is committed to assisting individuals recently released from incarceration in their transition to mainstream society. We aim to empower the individual by providing the life skills and workforce training to enable them to become leaders within their community. With guidance and peer counseling to ensure they receive the support needed in their transformational reentry phase. 


Leonard Edwards

Chief Executive Officer

Chearie Phelps



Bread for the City

Connection COREE would like to give a special thank you to our partner Bread for the City for their continued support as we join them in their mission.  Please visit their website for more information,

Bread for the City

Diverse City Fund

Connection COREE would like to give a special thank you to Diverse City Fund.  It is through their support that we are able to fulfill our mission and work towards our vision.

Diverse City Fund