A Call to Action

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How would you spend $250,000 per year?

That’s how much it costs per year for each kid incarcerated in Maine. At the the November 1st debut of Unspoken Truth, audience members answered the question for themselves. See the whole photo gallery here

Photo credits: Dhivya Singaram

So often we talk about systems change in meetings and conferences, but we do that far removed from the actual people with lived experience. Your team broke down that barrier and reminded everyone in that room yesterday why we are doing child advocacy work in the first place. Every single one of those young people have a story to tell
— Audience Member 11.15.2018
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Love Is Alternatives to Incarceration

On November 8, 2017 Maine Inside Out and Portland Outright collaborated to debut an original performance and interactive art exhibit. Listen below to hear audience react to the event and to the poetry recorded by incarcerated MIO and Outright members.

Photo credit: Jen Sorkin

LOVE was a word repeated over and over tonight, but it was not the word LOVE that impacted me tonight but rather the presence of it on this stage
— Audience Member 11.8.2017