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Summer 2020

This summer has had its share of challenges for our community. Isolation and uncertainty of what’s around the corner conjures anxiety. Yet we are grateful for a few JH friends who have invited our little community to go out into some of the more enchanting spaces in nature that surround us. These experiences teach us …

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Rebuilding

The following is a submission by Quintin Storey, a resident of Joseph House. Back in 1992 Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall spoke of how urgent the issue of segregation and victimization of the black American must be addressed. He spoke of racism and prejudice and pointed out that it was not only a distant memory …

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Meet Ron

On December 31st we celebrated Ron’s first birthday post-release! It was a special day for us and what made it even more special was that Ron’s childhood friend joined us for the celebration! Below is something Ron wanted to write for all of you. In his words Dear friends of JH, My name is Ron …

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The primary expression that comes to mind is gratitude

This year we were blessed with two exceptional interns from FSU’s MSW program: Tyler and Rachel. Rachel’s internship ends this week but her involvement with our community endures. Rachel connected with our community right from the start. Here’s Rachel in her own words: Working at Joseph House this semester was such an amazing experience.  I …

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Meet Qwan

Qwan Flemming was our first participant at Joseph House. In fact, Qwan was with us before there was a house in Joseph House. Qwan was born and raised in Tallahassee, Fl. He was caught up in the system at an early age. Two years ago Fr. Dustin met Qwan while he was in solitary confinement …

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Meet Rachel

We hope you’ve had the chance to meet our new House Manager Quintin Storey. If you haven’t had the chance yet, please click here to read that story. His arrival as our House Manager is not the only gift we’ve recently received at Joseph House. We’d like to introduce Rachel Sullivan Bunting, and what drew …

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Meet Quintin

We take dreams seriously at Joseph House. For those coming out of prison, to dream is to hope and to hope is to live the good life. We have also learned that dreams come true more easily when we share in life together. A life together where we share responsibilities, we share in laughter and meals, we …

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