The Ripple Effect – JaShawn Hill

JaShawn is a woman on a mission, paying her experience forward in a big way. After struggling with substance use and unstable housing for years, Cara, a REDF-supported social enterprise, provided her with the support and coaching she needed to fulfill her potential. Today, with a master’s degree in social work, she is a Youth Program Manager for the City of Chicago, counseling young people who have been impacted by violence. JaShawn’s story is part of the Social Enterprise Ripple Effect.