- Wrongfully convicted of murder as a teenager and spent 10 years in prison: Wiki Page.
- His story is a heart-wrenching Netflix documentary: Dream/Killer.
- Hosts a weekly podcast: Prison Counts.
Once I’d begun learning more and more about Ryan’s story, other alarming (i.e. inhumane) aspects of the US Correctional System unveiled themselves. Thus, the two organizations below are where I’m now giving my time and/or donations to.
If you already volunteer, whatever your inspiration may have been, you understand the tremendous satisfaction of giving. If you haven’t yet found your cause, my sincere hope is it reveals itself to you…because once it does, the feeling of fulfillment is indescribable.
Adopt an Inmate invites society to treat people in prison as valuable members.
To learn more about this incredibly worthwhile non-profit organization, check out their website: AdoptAnInmate.org.
LGBT Books to Prisoners
To learn more about this incredibly worthwhile non-profit organization, check out their website: LGBT Books to Prisoners.