Jul 18 2014

If Project Writing Workshop at the Washington State Correctional Facility for Women

This August we are starting a new, longer IF writing workshop at the Women’s Prison in Gig Harbor! This is a two full day and six half day program that uses writing and creative truth-tellng to help the participants explore their life stories in a way that is empowering and transformative. This writing program builds…

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May 27 2014

Become a Volunteer Mentor!

The IF Project is looking for volunteers who are interested in mentoring women getting out of prison. If you live in Pierce or King County and think that helping someone navigate the world after being incarcerated is your cup of tea this is your program! Mentoring incarcerated women is an incredible way to help someone…

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Apr 25 2014

Film Screening and Discussion Monday April 18th

Come see The Hudson Link Story and hear from formally incarcerated speakers! When: Monday April 18th at 6pm Where: Ethnic Cultural Center, UW Campus

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Mar 5 2014

Report: Prisoners Less Likely To Reoffend After Education Behind Bars

Interesting article about providing education to people who are incarcerated. The research shows that prisoners who obtain some form of education while behind bars are less likely to return to crime and more likely to gain employment once they are released. Read more: Report: Prisoners Less Likely To Reoffend After Education Behind Bars | TIME.com 

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Feb 21 2014

Q13 Fox News Report on the IF Project

Q13 did a fabulous program about the IF project. Check it out! http://q13fox.com/2014/02/21/former-inmate-inspires-ex-cons-youth-with-the-if-project/#axzz2u1QVKmwp

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