I am ready

Dear Supporters of PiFO, A few weeks ago I mentioned that all of our students in the second cohort (our Freshman class this year) had been transferred to the Oregon State Correctional Institution (OSCI) in preparation for the beginning of classwork. I misspoke. There are still some students who have not been transferred due to…

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Let us not give up meeting together

Dear Supporters of PiFO, Just imagine that you have made one of the biggest mistakes in your life. This mistake also happens to be a crime and you are now paying the price – the consequences of your action. You deserve to be in prison for the crime you committed. The judge was only confirming…

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READY, SET, GO!

Dear Supporters of PiFO, Life with Covid has been challenging for everyone! Our PiFO/Corban extension in the Oregon State Correctional Institution (OSCI) is no exception. State guidelines have kept us from being able to offer in-person instruction. However, our first year cohort began instruction in early October through packets that are delivered to OSCI weekly.…

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UPDATE: Second Classroom

Here is a photo our second classroom at OSCI. It is one of two new classrooms which will provide space for 25 students each. The desks were assembled by our students. In addition to the two classrooms, the remodeled space designated for the Corban extension includes a study hall, computer lab, a special area for…

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