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Impact

Thank you 2015 Chanlyut donors and supporters!
Your generosity makes the Chanlyut mission possible.

The men of Chanlyut sport professional attire donated through the 2014 Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive (Thank you, Men's Wearhouse!)

The men of Chanlyut sport professional attire donated through the 2014 Men’s Wearhouse National Suit Drive (Thank you, Men’s Wearhouse!)

Chanlyut is a two-year residential work-training and educational program offering a new beginning for men who want to become productive members of society and turn around self-destructive patterns in their lives.

  • More than 210 men have used Chanlyut services since 2007
  • Participation in Chanlyut equates to a savings of nearly $1 million per year (on average) to the Department of Corrections in equivalent days of incarceration.
  • Chanlyut social enterprises are expected to generate $746,000 in earned income and provide a projected $183,000 in net income—covering 43% of the program costs for FY2015
  • 81% of Chanlyut graduates are gainfully employed, have stable housing, and have re-connected with their families
  • The recidivism rate for Chanlyut graduates is 19%—a sharp decline from the state of Alaska average of 66%
  • Starting in FY2016, the full spectrum of CITC Recovery Services programs will be available to Chanlyut residents, providing a holistic support system to residents going through recovery
  • In FY2016, women will be admitted into the Chanlyut program.

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