A Volunteer Perspective: My Time Inside……

A Volunteer Perspective: My Time Inside…… The following was submitted by Joyce, PMUNY Leadership Team “Even though the men & women we meet in prison are often blown away by the fact

Insights from a former Inmate

The following was submitted by a formerly incarcerated woman. We thank her for her honesty, generosity, and willingness to share her story.  I can say with confidence that going to prison

COVID-19 Impact Statement

2020 has been a year like no other! If we have learned anything from the COVID-19 pandemic, we have learned the importance of “community”. Out of necessity, the virus has refused volunteers

Past REC Themes

Please enjoy a sampling of past REC themes artwork below:

Our Statement of Support

As men and women of faith who volunteer in prisons and jails, we have the unique privilege of ministering to incarcerated men, women and teens. In the process of facilitating spiritual and

Why do we believe in Prison Ministry?

Why do we believe Prison Ministry matters? Remarks from our board member. "As Christians, we are called to love and serve those in prison. Through Prison Ministry: Hope is raised in the

Our Statement Regarding Anti-Racism Policy

At Prison Ministry of Upstate New York (PMUNY) we envision a culture that embraces all of God’s Children – especially our incarcerated brothers and sisters.  PMUNY recognizes the inequities and injustices for