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JIFF: 2020 Impact Assessment Update

Juvenile Intervention and Faith-Based Follow-Up’s mission is to break the destructive cycle of juvenile crime. JIFF provides an alternative to detention for youth who interact with the juvenile justice system by providing community-based programs such as mentoring, community service, character development, and Christ centered intervention. Slingshot is honored to work alongside JIFF. 

Slingshot recently completed its 2020 assessment update for JIFF. You will notice that this particular evaluation provides both a quick overview of improvements the organization has made since its last assessment followed by a detailed summary of Slingshot's evaluation. For a landscape analysis of the relevant social challenges, the extensive research that supports each rating, or a detailed description of evidence, you can always refer to Slingshot's 2019 baseline assessment of JIFF.