Give online using Emerson College’s secure donation form

(Please click “other funds/designations” and then type¬†Emerson Prison Initiative into the search box)


Thank you for considering a donation to the Emerson Prison Initiative.

In addition to giving a gift online by clicking the link above, you can also give by calling Mneesha Gellman at (617)-824-3869, or by mailing a check to the address below:

Emerson Prison Initiative
Emerson College
120 Boylston St, Walker 414
Boston, MA 02116

Though costs vary with the classes being offered, generally your donation of:

  • $20 covers notebooks and pens for one student for one semester
  • $200 covers some books for one student for one semester
  • $1,500 equips all EPI students in a cohort with their needed textbooks and materials for one course for the semester
  • $6,500 sponsors an entire new EPI course for one semester

If you are interested in making a stock transfer, please contact Mneesha Gellman.

Gifts to the Emerson Prison Initiative are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Emerson College is a 501c3 organization.


EPI faculty

An EPI faculty member teaching at MCI Concord (Photo courtesy of MA DOC)