#GoodNews: Prison Inmates Help Pay Tuition for A Struggling Student 

Sy Newson Green was a high school freshman when his world pretty much fell apart. His dad suffered a heart attack and needed a transplant, and both of his parents lost their jobs. Without their income, his future at the private all-boys Catholic high school he attended was in question.

A group of inmates at California’s Soledad Prison pooled their income from working jobs as prisoners, and with a little outside help, they raised $32,000 to get Sy all the way through to graduation. 

And the gesture was inspired by a prison book club! Read the full story here...... 


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