Employers Consortium

Nonviolence Works:  Employer’s Consortium


The Employer’s Consortium consists of a group of individuals from the public and private sector who are committed to the mission of ISPN. They know that jobs are a key factor in sustaining a productive, positive lifestyle and that a productive business climate grows when community violence is reduced.

Did you know…

  • 3% of the population causes 70% of the violence.
  • It costs $200,000 per year to incarcerate one person in maximum security prison.
  • Rhode Island ranks #5 in the Highest Cost Per Prisoner at $49,133 average annual cost per inmate.
  • Employing one person generates more tax revenue and improves the community.

Partnership benefits

  • Free training period at your offices/work site.
  • Federal Bonding to protect you.
  • Tax credits.
  • Free advertising for your business on our website.
  • Lower risk for turnover because we offer 24 hour support for our clients.
  • Our clients receive training in:  Customer Service, Soft skills, CPR & First Aid, Business Ethics, OSHA 10 and Nonviolence.

Partners include:

  • AAA
  • Aramark Education
  • Butler Hospital
  • Gilbane Co.
  • Lifespan
  • Local 121
  • Lopco Construction
  • Ocean State Job Lot
  • Trinity Brewhouse
  • Trinity Repertory Company
  • Sir Speedy