From prison to owning a yoga studio

Like many ex-offenders, Marshawn Feltus struggled to find a job after being released from prison. Then he got a grant from a West Side nonprofit to start his own business – the first yoga studio in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side of Chicago. Feltus’ business success shows the promise of entrepreneurship training for returning prisoners.

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From prison to owning a yoga studio
Produced by Kerri Pang