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Philip Melendez is the Los Angeles Outreach Associate for Re:store Justice. Phil recently returned home in September of 2017. While inside, he facilitated many self-help and restorative programs, mentored neglected and traumatized youth, and organized numerous events linking community members with incarcerated people at San Quentin. He’s passionate about sharing his experience and the knowledge he acquired along his journey to ensure that no one takes that same path.