Apr 17, 2022
Watch on YT: https://youtu.be/IWZVWdq1WUs
For this series on Fresh Out x East Coast,
So Rich interviews Professor Terrence Coffie with
young men from the Non-Profit Organization, STRONG Youth Inc.
After spending 19 years in and out of prison cells,
Terrence Coffie transformed his life to become a Professor at New
York University and an authority on criminal justice reform &
re-entry among other topics. As the Lead Intervention
Counselor for S.T.R.O.N.G Youth*, So Rich is one of the hardest
working youth mentors & credible messengers in New York. As such,
he works with over 50 gang and street involved youth to challenge
destructive mind frames that stem from street life and can often
lead to prison or death. In this series,Professor Terrence Coffie
shares his story with the youth in a dynamic & POWERFUL way,
followed by questions and dialogue between all in attendance.
Professor Coffie gets real, raw, and vulnerable, as he empowers,
enlightens, and educates these young kings!
Professor Coffie is:
(1)the Founder of the Social Justice
(2)the host of “Coffie Time” Podcast on Spotify,
Manhattan Neighborhood Network, & the Social Justice
(3) An Educator with NYU Prison Education
Program, as well as Adjunct Lecturer at New York
(4). Member of New York University Dean's Selection
(5) Motivational Speaker with Bureau Of
He is also currently in the process of producing
the documentary Caged Roses, which focuses on the juvenile
justice system in America.
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*STRONG Youth Inc. is a youth, family, and
community development organization that specializes in youth gang
and gun violence.
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