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Central and Other NY Faith Leaders Turn on the TAP

Posted March 5, 2020

Central Synagogue has added its name to a growing list of NY faith leaders who want to Turn on the TAP. Central is part of a coalition to restore the public Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) to men and women who are incarcerated in New York State.
The Turn on the TAP campaign supports a bill that would grant thousands of men and women access to higher education. College-in-prison programs have proven to ease returning citizens’ reentry into society and increase safety within prisons. Click here to read the letter that will be delivered in person to legislators ion Turn on the TAP Advocacy Day in Albany on March 17.