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Fair Chance Business Re-Launches In Partnership with Community Empowerment Fund

Fair Chance hiring considers an applicant’s qualifications first, without the stigma of a conviction or arrest record. The Community Empowerment Fund (CEF) and the Southern Coalition for Social Justice (SCSJ) are in partnership to certify businesses in Orange County, NC, and provide resources for fair chance employers.  To be Fair Chance Business Certified, businesses must:…

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