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May’s Volunteer of the Month: Toby

Written on April 21, 2015 at 11:42 pm, by Michelle Dillon

Meet our Volunteer of the Month for May, Toby: “A really new experience for me was reading personal letters from prisoners across the nation, and getting brief hints of their personality, goals, desires, and hardships through their words.”

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February’s Volunteer of the Month: Sam

Written on February 4, 2015 at 1:25 am, by Michelle Dillon

Meet Sam, our volunteer of the month for February: “It could be any one of us writing in there.”

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Year in Review – 2014

Written on January 7, 2015 at 6:17 am, by Michelle Dillon

A look back at 2014 and a tribute to Barb Brown, long-time supporter of Books to Prisoners.

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December’s Volunteer of the Month: Maria

Written on December 3, 2014 at 5:05 am, by Michelle Dillon

Meet our Volunteer of the Month for December, Maria: “The most rewarding experience so far has been knowing that I am helping people who want to learn and improve themselves while they are in prison.”

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Left Bank Books Collective needs your help!

Written on November 26, 2014 at 2:55 am, by Michelle Dillon

Left Bank Books, located by Pike Place Market in Seattle, has a special relationship with Books to Prisoners. Since 1973, this bookstore has graciously donated space to receive our incoming prisoner requests and book donations. ¬†Without the help of Left Bank Books, Books to Prisoners would not exist as it now does–and now, this bookstore…

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SJFF: October 18-30

Written on August 27, 2014 at 12:49 am, by Michelle Dillon

Join Books to Prisoners as we present the film Natural Life, part of the Social Justice Film Festival 2014 (October 18-30).

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Books to Prisoners has moved into our new space

Written on August 27, 2014 at 12:21 am, by Michelle Dillon

Books to Prisoners has moved into our new space!

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Marissa, volunteer of the month

Written on August 8, 2014 at 3:59 am, by btpcarla

A library page by day, an intrepid volunteer by night: meet August’s Volunteer of the Month.

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Fundraiser: Geeks Who Drink

Written on May 8, 2014 at 8:02 am, by Michelle Dillon

May 29th: play trivia with Geeks Who Drink and support Books to Prisoners!

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University District Street Fair 2014

Written on May 7, 2014 at 5:33 pm, by Michelle Dillon

Join Books to Prisoners for the University District Street Fair 2014!

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