IN MY OWN WORDS - DEAN, TRCI LAUNDRY

Letter from Dean

Dean believes they are doing their small part to support doctors and nurses so they can save lives

"I have performed multiple jobs while in prison, from working as an orderly, as a member of an out crew and working in physical plant. Working in Laundry, however, has provided me the greatest sense of accomplishment. We are all working together as a team, to accomplish the same goal, clean clothes to local hospitals and clinics in a timely fashion."

 

We have received many letters and continue to see more come in. The responses have been fairly well-rounded with a range of positive, negative, and neutral tones. We want to share with you a letter we received from Dean. Dean resides at Two Rivers Correctional Institution and works in the Laundry. He has been providing for his own needs and saving a nest egg with his laundry earnings. His last name has been redacted for considerations of safety and sensitivity. What he has to say in the following letter is real and in his own words.

 
 
 

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