I Can Take It from Here
Lisa Forbes detailed her journey from incarceration to creating a program that helps former inmates navigate re-entry into society. Book Bar in Denver, Colorado, hosted this event.
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Lisa Forbes Author
Nicole Sullivan Owner BookBar
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