The Daily Illini

Books to Prisoners to ship more than 100,000 books by end of year

A group gathering at The Independent Media Center

By Brittney Nadler

September 22, 2014

Urbana-Champaign Books to Prisoners, a nonprofit organization dedicated to shipping books to inmates, will have sent 100,000 books by the end of the year. “It’s not even the middle of September, and we’ve already shipped 99,000 books before the dinner even happened, so we’re really excited ab...