On May 14, 2017 Greyhound Friends of New Jersey (GFNJ) celebrates the 15th anniversary of our Prison Foster Program. In this episode, hear a conversation with Sue Smith, a former corrections officer with the New Jersey prison system, GFNJ Executive Board Member, and leader of GFNJ’s Prison Foster Program. Sue paints a vivid picture of how the Program works, what a day-in-the-life is like for the dogs and inmates, and why it has achieved such enduring tenure.
- Read more about the Prison Foster Program in GFNJ’s Spring/Summer 2017 newsletter.
- View a revealing slide show of the inmates and their foster dogs at Mountainview Youth Correctional Facility in Annandale, NJ.
- Watch the 3.5 minute video about GFNJ’s Prison Foster Program.
- Donate to GFNJ’s Prison Foster Program with items on the Program’s Amazon Wishlist. Amazon will ship your order directly to the Program.
- Make your tax deductible donation to help GFNJ bring more greyhounds home via the “Donate” button on GFNJ’s Home Page.
- Subscribe to BarkBox, as featured on this episode, by going to GFNJ’s special link. When you’re a new subscriber, they’ll donate $25 to GFNJ, whether you get a 1, 6, or 12 month subscription.