To strengthen individuals, families and communities by providing direct services and augmenting the services of agencies whose programs promote Lifeskills, parenting skills, responsible decision-making, life changing motivational instruction, economic self-sufficiency and behavior modification.
To serve, as an integral part of the rejuvenation of communities through individual, group and organizational interaction, so those children and families will be empowered to create legacies of decency, integrity and prosperity.
Clean Slate America, LLC. works to empower individuals with the means for establishing personal legacies of sustainability by educating, advocating and providing life changing opportunities to marginalized populations in general and ex-offenders, single parents, the unskilled, unemployed and underemployed in particular, with the intention of providing stability to families and therefore communities.
Specifically, we seek to remove barriers to sustainability for formerly incarcerated people, develop opportunities for self-sufficiency and family strengthening. To accomplish the mission Clean Slate America, LLC. will remain flexible as it continues to build a reputable policy-oriented organization, nurture partnerships, empower those at risk, research, implement best practices, educate, organize and advocate.
This MBE company, certified by the Baltimore Minority and Women's Business Opportunity Office, was founded by Mark Matthews, Sr. to give opportunities and tools for economic stability to individuals, ex-offenders, the homeless, single parents, their families and communities. He and his associates are committed to meeting those goals. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals.
We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust.
Working families in Maryland are often kept homeless by charges on the record of the head of household. They live in shelters, with friends and family members.
A substantial segment of the workforce is marginalized due to past mistakes that hinder the future. Thousands of Marylanders are not included in the unemployment stats as they no longer are looking for work. Their criminal history has stolen their hope for the future.
The plight of too many people is reflected in the story of Warren 'Chip' Scott. Although he is a responsible and respected parent, with an IT degree, he cannot find employment due to a mistake made fourteen years ago.