Author, Speaker & Coach
Charles Jackson is the Founder of Reality Check Project, a non-profit organization geared towards “at-risk” and adjudicated youth. Charles launched RCP in 2017 to share his dramatic and inspiring life story to positively impact youth who are struggling in their lives. His testimony provides guidance, tools and mentorship to promote effectual change in the trajectory of one’s life.
Charles has presented RCP to prison inmates, middle and high school students and various agencies that service adjudicated and “at-risk” youth across the U.S. Charles designed and implemented RCP to be a dynamic agent of change for youth and to encourage each other to be grateful and empowered.
Our Mission is to provide at risk and adjudicated youth with insight for awareness of the consequences of choice.
Utilizing a restorative philosophy, Reality Check Project provides adolescents with tools and strategies to change the direction of their lives and their future.
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What was supposed to be a birthday celebration, turns into a homicide, creating a storm. But in the storm there is peace and an assignment is uncovered. In, “Was this fate?”, Charles learns about patience and perseverance. More importantly, he uses his experience to become a powerful agent of change.
His testimony provides guidance, tools and mentorship to promote affective change in the trajectory of one’s life.
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Studies find in particular that connecting with youth through mentoring programs is a viable strategy for both preventing and reducing delinquent behavior. In line with the research crime solution – an initiative of the National Institute of Justice that reviews justice related practices and programs for evidence of their effectiveness has rated mentoring as effective for reducing delinquency outcomes. (njj.ojp.gov)