No one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails. A nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but its lowest ones. Punishment alone does NOT work. Warehousing does NOT work. If these worked, our communities would be safe and our schools would not be "war zones!" What works is HOPE…Texas HOPE Literacy. We bring HOPE to incarcerated parents of…
Since 1997, HOPE has trained 1000's of incarcerated men and women to tutor their functionally…Read More
Where to start? HOPE is wonderful. I learned a lot and met my BFF, Lorraine. I learned patience, consideration, about Jesus, and was a tutor. I’ll never forget Raquel, who couldn't even speak English coming in, and could read and write when she left. Ms. Lucy helped me get my kids back and…Read More
HOPE inmates in the "Unity City" dorm receive journals from volunteers.