ABW Vision Statement
To foster a welcoming, stigma-free community in Washtenaw County that supports and engages all residents, including those who have experienced incarceration.
ABW Mission Statement
A Brighter Way helps formerly incarcerated individuals living in Washtenaw County to build a stable, successful and fulfilling life. We support these returned citizens by forging strong relationships with our mentoring teams, community resources and committed advocates. The benefits are a richer community, reduced recidivism and increased public safety.