Who We Are

About Us

Reentry Essentials was formed for the charitable purpose of providing aid to individuals, families and communities in the United States who have been impacted by the criminal legal system.

Reentry Essentials develops educational resources, provides direct and indirect support, and otherwise aides in the successful integration of returning citizens, their families and the communities they return through the engagement of reentry stakeholders.


 Mission Statement
Vision Statement
To lessen the burden of community reentry on U.S. taxpayers by leveraging the experiences of concerned and returning citizens to advance positive social supports and ensure long-term lifestyle changes.  To support the successful integration of returning citizens and justice involved populations into families and communities. 


Our Team

The daily operations of Reentry Essentials are overseen by an Executive Director, Treasurer, and Secretary.

​Additionally, Reentry Essentials engages a dedicated group of volunteers and academic interns in our operations who assist with clerical and other support functions.


Public Disclosure & Inspection

In compliance with New York State and Internal Revenue Service Regulations, Reentry Essentials makes disclosure of various corporate documents available for public inspection during regular business hours at our headquarters.

Additionally, you may view regulatory filings maintained by the New York State Office of the Attorney General, Charities Bureau through their Charities Database. To search available documents, please visit, https://www.charitiesnys.com.

Reentry Essentials, Inc. is designated as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and is a publicly-supported charity.