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Supporting Inside-Out

Inside-Out does not receive funding from Temple University or any government entities. We rely on foundation grants, training revenue and, increasingly, individual donors. Please consider making a one-time or recurring donation to Inside-Out.

How does my gift make a difference?

A $30 Gift

$2.50 per month
Supports the creation of public relations materials to develop partnerships with new correctional facilities.

A $60 Gift

$5. per month
Subsidizes efforts to collect up-to-date instructor information to share with the network and the public at large.

A $120 Gift

$10. per month
Helps us to share stories from the international network via podcast, our website, and social media.

A $480 Gift

$40. per month
Supports the development of an online resource collection for trained instructors, including curricula, instructor handbooks, syllabi, and other teaching and organizational materials.

A $1200 Gift

$100. per month
Assists with recruitment of new educators to get trained and reach students in areas without Inside-Out programming. We are especially interested in supporting educators from HBCUs and community colleges.

A $2400 Gift

$200. per month
Supports the work of a group of formerly incarcerated coaches to help in the facilitation of one of our virtual trainings.

You can contribute in two ways:

To make either a one-time or a recurring donation, click on the “MAKE YOUR CONTRIBUTION” button on the right side of this page or visit

Send a check made out to TEMPLE UNIVERSITY (with "Inside-Out – P9894" in the memo line – this is VERY IMPORTANT, to ensure that it is dispersed to The Inside-Out Center) to the following address:

The Inside-Out Center
513 Gladfelter Hall
Department of Criminal Justice
1115 Polett Walk
Temple University
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. You will be provided with a receipt and letter of thanks from both Temple University and The Inside-Out Center.

For a partial list of previous donations and foundation grants, click here.


You may also designate your gift as a tribute in memory or in honor of someone. If paying by check, you can note the tribute on the memo line. Below are four individuals who have made a big impact on the world through Inside-Out.

Ella Turenne

In Memory of Ella Turenne
Inside-Out Training Co-Facilitator and Executive Committee member

Deborah Leibel

In Memory of Deborah Leibel
Inside-Out Instructor from The Philadelphia Center

Kay Harris

In Memory of Kay Harris
Inside-Out Instructor from Temple University

Carolyn Schrock-Shenk

In Memory of Carolyn Schrock-Shenk
Inside-Out Instructor from Goshen College

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