Of Interest Archive

How to Send Books to PA Inmates, by Rick DiLaurenzo

You can send a variety of publications to inmates in Pennsylvania, including books, calendars, magazines, religious material, and correspondence course materials.  These items must come directly

How To Send Money To PA Inmates, by Rick DiLaurenzo

Everything a Pennsylvania inmate needs; clothing, snacks, personal grooming items, coats and jackets, shoes and socks, email messaging units, books, music for their tablets, etc. must

How To Send Email to PA Inmates, by Rick DiLaurenzo

I have received a number of requests asking how to set up an account to email Pennsylvania inmates.  Here are the step by step instructions so

New (2018) Rules for Mail to PA Inmates, by Rick DiLaurenzo

The PA Department of Corrections (PA DOC) instituted a statewide lock down of all state correctional facilities on August 29,2018, in response to reports of multiple

Rethinking Incarceration: Advocating for Justice That Restores, by Dominique Gilliard, Interview by Morgan Lee, Christianity Today, March 2018

Two centuries ago, philanthropist Elizabeth Fry visited an English prison and left horrified by the filthy conditions. Driven by her Christian faith, Fry spent her life

Parole for Worthy ‘lifers’in PA, By Rick DiLaurenzo

Senator Sharif Street has sponsored SB942. If passed, it would allow some worthy “Lifers” in Pennsylvania at least a chance at a parole hearing.  The letter