Prisoners Literature Project

Upcoming Sunday morning ‘chilled-out’ volunteer sessions!

August 2018  |  Published in Announcements, Latest News

Our next two ‘chilled-out’ Sunday morning volunteer sessions are confirmed!

They’re at Grassroots House in Berkeley on Sunday, September 16th from 10am to 2pm & Sunday, October 14th from 10am to 2pm before the regular session.

If you’re a volunteer who would like to pick out books and answer letters in a quieter scenario, or just have some time free on those Sunday mornings, please come and join us! (Even if you’re new!)

There’s more information on our Volunteer page, as per normal.

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