Ways to Get Involved
We’re thrilled you’re interested in getting involved with Humans of San Quentin! Thanks for your generosity.
Please check out our ways to get involved and find the one that’s right for you. Still have questions? Contact Us,
We’re grateful for your interest and look forward to what we can create together.
Every day we receive messages from people in prison who want to be heard. To keep sharing their stories we need your support. Your gift of any amount will help ensure no voice is left unheard.
2. Volunteer Your Time and Talents
Your talents will help us collect and share stories of incarcerated people to bring awareness and build connections. Your time with us whether in or out of our office near San Quentin is priceless.
3. Shop Our Amazon Wish List
Help us stock up on supplies so we can continue humanizing people living behind bars. Visit our Amazon Wish List for the items we need most.
4. Start a Facebook Fundraiser
Join others who have turned their compassion into action by rallying their friends and family to include the most excluded population into the public conversation. Click here for everything you need to create a Facebook Fundraiser.
5. Spread the Word
You can amplify the voices of people living behind bars with a single social media post. Simply follow us and repost to your social channels.
6. Connect Us to the People You Know
Have a friend with a podcast? Know a great justice-minded organization? Have a contact in the social justice/prison reform field we should interview? Have access to a prison? Our mission relies on our ability to collect stories shared by incarcerated people. Help us bring awareness and build connections by introducing us to the people you know.
7. Share Your Loved One’s Story
Have a friend or loved one who’s incarcerated? Send us their name, address and department of correction number to shine a light on their life. We’ll send them our introductory packet which includes the information they’ll need to work with us.
8. Become an Intern
Interested in criminal justice? We have in-person internships available in our San Rafael, California office where you will gain experience in all aspects of our humanitarian nonprofit organization. Visit our Intern Program page and send us your resume and cover letter to get involved!