Free Minds Book Club and Writing Workshop

Free Minds uses books and creative writing to empower incarcerated teenaged boys in Washington, DC to transform their lives. By mentoring and connecting them to supportive services throughout their incarceration into reentry, Free Minds inspires these youths to see their potential and achieve new educational and career goals.

FM members meeting with Wilson HS slam poets

FM members meeting with Wilson HS slam poets
Photo from Progress Report '"This book is changing my life"' (view small | med | large | orig)

Member Mark receives his graduation certificate

Member Mark receives his graduation certificate
Photo from Progress Report '"This book is changing my life"' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our latest BAM! book was a hit in the Book Club

Our latest BAM! book was a hit in the Book Club
Photo from Progress Report '"My All-Time Favorite Book"' (view small | med | large | orig)

A Write Night volunteer comments on a poem

A Write Night volunteer comments on a poem
Photo from Progress Report '"My All-Time Favorite Book"' (view small | med | large | orig)

Freedom Writers author Erin Gruwell visits DC Jail

Freedom Writers author Erin Gruwell visits DC Jail
Photo from Progress Report '"My All-Time Favorite Book"' (view small | med | large | orig)
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