BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Jefferson County District Attorney Danny Carr, along with several nonprofit organizations, has created an opportunity for people who have paid their debt to society. On June 21 in the Boutwell Auditorium, ex-offenders will have a chance to seek employment. The event will last from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
In the interview above, and the Facebook live featured below, DA Danny Carr and Second Chance Hiring Fair board member Stephanie Hicks explain the inspiration behind this job fair and ways employers can help.
Job seekers must be registered in order to attend. Transportation can be provided to the Boutwell for those who need it.
The event is free, job seekers can register by clicking here.