Our Students Are Back In Class

Dear PiFO Supporters, Hooray! Our students at the Corban extension in OSCI were welcomed back in class on May 12 by Dr. Amit Bhatia. Dr. Bhatia is the Program Director for the Corban extension in OSCI. This is the first time our students have received in-person instruction since the COVID-19 lockdown last year. During 2020,…

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See What Our Students Are Doing in Prison

Dear PiFO Supporters, One of the goals of PiFO is for our students to have an eternal impact on fellow adults in custody (AICs) at the Oregon State Correctional Institution (OCSI) where the Corban extension is located. We also hope that our students will have a similar impact on the staff at OSCI. Several weeks…

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Ripple Effect Results

Dear Friends and Supporters of PiFO, We are so grateful for your participation in “The Ripple Effect” our virtual fundraising celebration, on Thursday, March 11. The “Ripple Effect” was broadcast LIVE from the Luis Palau Association in Beaverton, Oregon. Many thanks to our generous sponsors, our challenge gift donors, those who made a donation on…

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Corban Professors Go Back to Prison!

Hello Supporters and Friends of PiFO, As you know, live instruction at the Corban extension in the Oregon State Correctional Institution (OSCI) was halted in March of 2020 due to COVID-19. However, the Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) allowed Corban to submit education packets to our students in lieu of live instruction. Since receiving the…

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