About Us

formerly incarcerated people shaking hands and making connection and friends

Our Story & Mission

Our vision is to foster a welcoming, stigma-free community in Washtenaw County that supports and engages all residents, including those who have experienced incarceration.

Meet Our Team

Every individual on our staff and board has a unique story and a unique pathway that brought them here. Get to know the friendly faces behind A Brighter Way.

team members at A Brighter Way at an event for the formerly incarcerated