Only Nine Laptops To Go!

In my last email on June 15 our third annual campaign for the Securebook laptop was launched. This is the first time in the history of the Oregon Department of Corrections that AICs have been allowed to use and possess individual laptops. We need to purchase 25 more laptops for our third cohort of students.…

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It’s Laptop Time, Again!

Time flies by! PiFO and Corban have started the recruitment process for our third cohort of students. Our sophomore cohort and freshmen cohort are finishing up their first session of summer classes. The summer session consists of three five-week single classes which are very intense. Laptop Fundraiser Our students are also learning how to use…

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Will You Pray For Me?

Dear PiFO Supporters, Last week I had the opportunity to meet and speak with some of our students at the Corban extension in OSCI. What a blessing that was! I was also able to observe our students being taught by Corban professors in the classrooms that were provided for by the generosity of PiFO supporters.…

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I Don’t Feel Like I’m In Prison Anymore

Dear PiFO Supporters, In-person classroom instruction resumed last week on May 12 for our students at OSCI. In last week’s email, I included two photos of the remodeled classrooms showing classes in session. One day after, on May 13, the PiFO board had the opportunity to visit the remodeled space at OSCI. It was a…

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