Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries supports an expansion of library services to incarcerated persons through a new initiative, Boundless Minds: Jail Library Outreach.
We’re aiming to raise $50,000 to Establish library space in Juvenile Hall, support bilingual education and workshops in jail facilities, provide books and materials for students enrolled in Cabrillo College’s Rising Scholars program.
70% of the county’s incarcerated read at the 3 rd grade level or below. The Boundless Minds program will increase access to books, materials, and programming to people who are in the Santa Cruz County jail system. Continue reading.
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