Project in progress
What is your wish for this project?
We connect inmates with unclaimed property. We want to help people to help themselves. We want inmates to be connected to their community, which is proven to lower recidivism rates. We want them to know there are people on the outside who care.
How are you going to do it?
We are two women from Mankato, MN on a mission to help connect jail inmates with unclaimed property. We work by searching inmate names on the National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) website. Then we research the matches and see if they line up with our code of ethics. If we find a match who’s (alleged) crime(s) don’t outwardly object our code of ethics, then we send them a letter. In the letter we first tell them who we are and what we do. Then we tell them that their n...read more