Prisoners Literature Project

Volunteers wanted for summer bookpacking sessions!

June 2017  |  Published in Latest News

Since it’s a bit slower with college volunteers over the summer, always looking for help on our Sunday (and Wednesday!) volunteer sessions!

If you’re interested, come and pick/pack books, answer prisoner letters, and chat with us! Info on hours and address are here:¬†http://www.prisonlit.org/volunteer/

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