The Three Pillars of Social Justice

Challenging Barriers. Empowering People.
Changing Lives.


By implementing evidence-driven programs, using solution-focused research and engaging in community oriented public education, the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice works to ensure that residents of New Jersey’s urban communities have access to meaningful employment opportunities, promotes rehabilitative community-oriented alternatives to incarceration for youth, and reshapes the state’s criminal justice policy to assure equal access to justice.

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