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WriteAPrisoner – Prison Pen Pals is a social website dedicated to positive change for American inmates and citizens, where:
- Pen-pals can offer friendship and encouragement to inmates
- Family members can reconnect with incarcerated loved ones
- Employers can provide job opportunities to inmates upon release
Invest some of your time and compassion and become a penfriend to a prisoner, who maybe looking for friendship, legal aid or employment. Your help may return them to become productive members of society upon their release.


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  1. i would like to write to prisoner on death row.i would like to be able to offer friendship and empathy to a prisoner that is in need.

    Comment by siobhan woodhouse on January 19, 2013 at 10:16 am

  2. Is it possible to get Verification for volunteer hours for school?

    Comment by Kendra on October 29, 2013 at 5:26 pm

  3. Kendra
    You will need to directly contact the Write A Prisoner initiative to see whether they will provide verification, as we have no involvement in the running of their scheme.

    Comment by admin on October 30, 2013 at 1:21 pm

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