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Prison Inmates Raise $32,000 For Student’s Tuition

Founded by Mia Mirassou and Jim Micheletti, a book club called “Exercises In Empathy” allows students from Palma School in Salinas, California to gather and read with inmates at Soledad State Prison. The program, which has been running for 7 years, helps students gain a new perspective on incarcerated men. Speaking to CBS News, Jim Micheletti said, “They go in

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