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Rising Hope, Inc. is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation. The corporation's
Board of Directors are all volunteers including the founder, the officers and
the program coordinators who manage the program at each prison.
Board of Directors:
Rev. Dr. George W. (Bill) Webber, Founder and President-Emeritus
Robert Lukey, President
Rev. Robert Hare, Vice President
John Speers, Secretary
Deborah L. Moore, Academic Coordinator
Mark Graham, Exodus Transitional Communities
Rev. Robert Hare, Coordinator, Sing Sing Correctional Facility
Rev. Dr. George McClain, Coordinator Arthurkill Correctional Facility
Rev. Edwin Muller, DOCS Director of Ministerial Services, retired
Deborah Moore, Coordinator, Green Haven, Correctional Facility
John Speers, Coordinator, Woodbourne Correctional Facility
Rev. David Ver Nooy, Coordinator, Fishkill Correctional Facility
Randy Yerkes, Coordinator, Eastern Correctional Facility
The Rev. Bruce Younkin, Coordinator, Mid-Orange Correctional Facility
Rising Hope, Inc.
P.O. Box 906
Croton Falls, NY 10519
(Just remove the hyphens from the email address before contacting us)
The Rev. Dr. George W. (Bill) Webber,
Founder and President-Emeritus
The Rev. Robert Hare
The Rev.David Ver.Nooy