Women’s Prison Book Drive

WISE is having a book drive for the Women’s prison and Juvenile Detention Center.  Below are three lists of requested books: one generated by the WISE Criminal Justice Reform and Women’s Prison Support Huddles; one requested by the Women’s Prison; and the third are books requested by the Juvenile Detention Center.

1. Books requested by the WISE Criminal Justice Reform and Women’s Prison Support Huddles:

* Books on resume writing
* Books on how to overcome addiction
* Books on AA program
* AA materials, and other help in Spanish
* Books on recovery from domestic violence
* Books on recovery from abuse
* Books on parenting advice
* Books on meditation
* Books on yoga
* Books on how to start a business
* Books on language training
* Books on improving your writing
* Biographies of inspiring minority women
* Biographies of formerly incarcerated women, that have changed their lives such as “Becoming Ms. Burton”
* “Writing my Wrongs” by Shaka Senghor
* “Loving Me In Spite Of!” by Blossom Maitland
2. List of books requested by the Librarian of Women’s Prison

-Starting a Business for Dummies

-Starting a Non-profit for Dummies

-Franchising and Home Based Businesses

-Starting a online a business

-Marketing and branding

-How to write a great business plan

3.  List of books requested by the Community Services Coordinator for the statewide Juvenile Detention system

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