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Cute Cats? Inmates? Purr-fect for JPay!

The Larch Corrections Center in Yacolt, WA has launched a new foster cat program to help increase inmate morale and improve reentry prospects.  Similar to another pet pilot program we discussed a few months ago, the Cuddly Catz (Cuddly Catz!) program organizers cite the sense of purpose most inmates experience

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A Hint of Haiti on the Night Shift

A Dispatch from Customer Service By Marie Jean-Baptiste I like the night shift.  During the day the customer service department buzzes like a beehive, but at night it’s quiet.  I can hear my customers better.  I can hear their accents better. One night a couple of weeks ago I got

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Happy Holidays From JPay!

The winter holidays hold an outsized place in our collective consciousnesses, for reasons that go beyond the history of the holidays themselves.  Certainly, Christmas is a central event in the Christian calendar, yet it can be argued that Easter is more foundational to the faith.  Hanukkah is a key symbol

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Happy Thanksgiving, JPay Family!

It’s that time of year again, when the question ‘what are you thankful for?’ is already on everyone’s lips, and we’re all making a mental tally of those things that we’re grateful to have in our lives. Chances are, when that question is asked around the dinner table on Thursday,

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