Welcome to Safer Foundation

We pave the path to reentry with the tools, training, and support needed to succeed. Job readiness training and placement. Educational programming. Advocacy interventions. They all create stability on your path forward, and they’re all included in our hands-on approach to guiding you along the way.

You’re here—that’s step one. And we’ll be right there with you for the rest of your journey.

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Job Placement

Through partnerships with organizations across a variety of key industries, we train and place clients in highly competitive careers best suited for their needs.

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Partnership Opportunities

We’re always looking for new corporate partners and employers to help us offer our clients a wide array of training and employment opportunities.

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Get Involved

There’s no better way to help the Safer team than to join us! We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities across our locations.

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The Latest From Safer

Safer Foundation Donor Howard Tatar

Donor Profile: Giving Time, Money, and Talents

Howard Tatar has been a Chicagoan his entire life. After graduating law school, he headed up trust departments for major banks like Bank of America. He had long been interested in giving back to his community, but it wasn't until he left his job and started his own banking company, which he still runs, that he finally had the time to commit. And when that time came, he knew just where to turn. Keep Reading

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Show Up for Safer

Show your support for our mission and clients by attending one of our year-round, in-person events.

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Making History, One Step At a Time

Recidivism is a structural issue—one that requires structural change. Our efforts go beyond supporting individuals to impact policies and legislation at the state and national level.

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