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  • A $1500 investment provides one year of student-centered arts programming in our Digital Learning Lab at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center.
  • $1000 supports alumni as they become certified live sound engineers with Free Write Sound & Vision.
  • $500 provides one year of industry standard graphic design software to our visual arts students.
  • $250 supports one incarcerated student for one month in our one-on-one literacy tutoring program.
  • $100 supports production and dissemination of our anthologies of incarcerated student writing and art.
  • $30 safely transports one Free Write alumnus to and from a community exhibition of their art.
  • $20 provides composition books to incarcerated poets in one creative writing workshop.

Free Write Arts & Literacy is a 501c3 organization. All contributions are tax deductible. We also take donations of books for our classroom library, composition books, art supplies, computers, and more. Contact for more information on how to make in-kind donations.


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