Ashoka Fellow
United States
Fellow Since 2006
    This description of Joseph Williams's work was prepared when Joseph Williams was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2006.
    Joe Williams learned from experience that social isolation often drives former offenders back into lives of crime. He has introduced a program to address ex-offenders’ unique emotional needs through established social networks.
    The New Idea
    The Problem
    The Strategy
    The Person

    More For You