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Grants to Council of State Governments

Amount Purpose Term Source
$29,841 To develop a risk assessment tool for defendants charged with driving under the influence. 2014 - 2016 LJAF
$75,000 To support successful reentry in the wake of Covid-19 and improve the health and safety of people living and working behind walls. 2020 - 2022 LJAF
$800,000 To provide technical support in states reducing legal barriers to employment and economic opportunity for people with criminal records. 2020 - 2022 LJAF
$1,000,000 To support a 50-state strategy to improve community supervision success amid the public health and budgetary crises caused by COVID-19 2020 - 2021 LJAF
$50,000 To support improvements to the pretrial criminal justice system in the United States. 2012 - 2013 LJAF
$118,000 To conduct an analysis of supervision policies and outcomes in Washington State. 2019 - 2021 LJAF
$185,000 To produce a national snapshot of the impact of probation and parole revocations on prison admissions, prison populations, and related costs . 2018 - 2019 LJAF
$510,500 To produce updates of the Confined and Costly report on the impact of revocations on state prison populations. 2019 - 2023 LJAF
$1,300,000 To educate newly-elected governors, their staff, and their appointees about key issues in criminal justice reform. 2019 - 2021 LJAF
$2,065,000 To implement a scalable technology solution to reduce revocations and recidivism in three states. 2019 - 2021 LJAF
$25,000 To host a forum to help executive-level probation and parole agency leaders reorient their agencies to promote success. 2019 LJAF


Arnold Ventures funds projects to understand problems and identify policy solutions.

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