This video by our friends at Daily Dose 719, explores the history of the criminal justice system in SE Colorado Springs.
Watch it to learn more about what contributed to the prominence of violence in the area, what is being done now to help address these deeply seeded issues, and how the Transforming Safety Loan program is a part of it all.
After finishing his incarceration, Ernest Williams thought, what better way than to bring the soulful flavors of Louisiana to his very own community. Alongside him, his wife Jackie has helped make their entrepeneurial dream possible with the opening of their William's Soul Food truck as well as catering business to the city of Colorado Springs.
Ernest and Jackie are eager to expand the flavors of the south as business continues to grow and hope to open a second food truck or brick and mortar shop.View More Success Stories