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.

Poet Ambassadors & Georgetown University students

Poet Ambassadors & Georgetown University students
Photo from Progress Report 'Expanding Horizons' (view small | med | large | orig)

Wilbert (R) with Devon from Homeboys Industries

Wilbert (R) with Devon from Homeboys Industries
Photo from Progress Report 'Expanding Horizons' (view small | med | large | orig)

Wilbert at his new food truck job

Wilbert at his new food truck job
Photo from Progress Report 'Expanding Horizons' (view small | med | large | orig)

Maurice comments on a poem for Write Night

Maurice comments on a poem for Write Night
Photo from Progress Report 'Staying Positive Even in the Shade of Negativity' (view small | med | large | orig)

Our next BAM! selection by Hill Harper

Our next BAM! selection by Hill Harper
Photo from Progress Report 'Staying Positive Even in the Shade of Negativity' (view small | med | large | orig)

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