Wellington: letter-writing event, Saturday 27 May
We are looking for more volunteers to become pen pals with people in prisons across Aotearoa. Join us to learn about the PCN and start the process of becoming a penpal to an incarcerated person. Come along to ask questions, discuss prisoner rights, browse our merch table and write to an incarcerated person. Event Details…
Here’s some thank you messages we received after the 2022 Holiday Card Drive. Thanks again to everyone who helped us spread the joy!
Holiday Card Drive 2022: how to get involved
Kia ora penpals and supporters! This year, we’re holding our sixth annual Holiday Card Drive! We’ll be sending holiday cards to hundreds of incarcerated people all across Aotearoa. Christmas can be a very dark time in prison, and receiving a holiday card can make a world of difference. As a community-led, volunteer-run organisation, we rely…
HCD 2021 complete!
Our volunteers were very busy this weekend packing over 4,000 holiday cards, with 1,800 of these having been submitted online. These cards will be sent to 650 people in prison, with at least 5 cards for each prisoner. Thank you so much to everyone who wrote a card!
Tēnā koutou, Just in time for winter, one of our incarcerated pen pals has hand-crafted some beautiful woollen beanies for us to help raise funds for the Prisoner Correspondence Network Aotearoa! All money raised will go towards our operational costs such as PO Box hire, site hosting, and printing and supplies for projects such as…