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Proverbs226 & You

Let’s create the positive momentum in a child’s life that opens doors, allows healing and drives change.

The Facts are Staggering

For a child with a parent in prison today, there is an



that child will also end up in prison.

At Proverbs226, we work tirelessly to enhance education and supersede this statistic.

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Our Mission Drives What We Do

Proverbs226 is an evidence-based non-profit committed to healing families affected by parental incarceration.

We are breaking the cycle of generational incarceration and awakening the potential within each child by empowering them to pursue a sustainable career.

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Our Vision

We want to create a world where children impacted by parental incarceration feel equipped to change the trajectory of their lives.

Our founder, Cyril Prabhu, is a passionate advocate for this vision. He shares messages of hope through his “Be Encouraged” podcast and routinely meets with families to facilitate healing.

The ‘Prison Engagements’ allow families to be reunited. Check out this behind-the-scenes footage of children bonding with their parents for the very first time.

Listen to Cyril’s “Be Encouraged” podcasts

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Our Team

Meet our core team — inspired to act and guided by faith.

Chair, Founder

Cyril Prabhu

Cyril founded P226 in response to his experience as a crime victim. As a Senior Vice President at Bank of America, he applied expertise in integrated strategies to develop this nonprofit solution.

Co–Chair, Director of College Onboarding and Scholarship

Phyllis Finch

Phyllis has been an extraordinary asset in child development. She holds a master’s degree from George Washington University and certification in Non-Profit Management from Duke University.

Director of Corporate Relations

Jim Nash

Jim has been integral in developing networks and growing partnerships. In addition to founding Bank of America’s Sports Finance & Advisory practice, he’s helped lead numerous civic organizations in Charlotte.

Director of Event Planning

Sabrina LeClair

Sabrina is exceptional at organizing community events. She studied early childhood education and is also the Director and Founder of Steps N Motion Dance Studio.

Director of Family Affairs

Sara Jackson

Ms. Sara has passionately served over 1000 families in the last 5 years with P226. She was a teacher in SC for over 30 years and served as President of the Missionary Society.

Director of Media

Selva Devados

Selva has over 15 years of experience in information technology and is passionate about media ministry. He received his bachelor’s degree in engineering and is one of the founding leaders of CTCF.

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Our Volunteers

You can make a difference.

Alongside our core team, our passionate volunteers work to bring families together. They mentor, heal, and fight for these children’s futures.

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