Know an inmate being released within the year who's in need of a job? We are working with employers to help find inmates work before they're released. Post a free Employment Profile for an inmate here!

Catholic Prison Pen-pals

These are all the Catholic prisoners we have listed on If you would be interested in corresponding with a Catholic prison pen-pal, please select one from the list below.

Abilene, Texas31Straight

Hey, What’s Up World?

Well, most people are quick to paint an ugly picture of me based on my appearance, but I'm actually a pretty quiet, humble guy.  I just love body art, tattooing is a hobby of mine.  Aside from that, I love to read, write, and learn.

I'm just looking to make a friend - a real friend, like the ones you see in the movies.  LOL   I've...

Gary Simmons #02079684 - Primary Picture
Tennessee, Texas40Straight

My name is Gary Simmons as you can see, I'm not currently in the best situation or highest point of my life. Although I am still staying positive and continuing to educate myself so that I never end up in this situation again.

I'm hoping to meet some wonderful people that are willing to write and be a positive influence in my life. I'm currently trying to go to college to become a LCDC...

Tillery, North Carolina36

My name is Travis and I am an optimistic person who tries to learn from my past. I am a very responsible, trustworthy and caring man who loves to laugh and talk about a wide range of topics. Planning for my reentry back into society, expanding my social network, meeting a special someone, gaining an advocate and discussing economic situations are at the top of my priority list. However, I also...

Profile Alert! This profile was updated on 6/28/2020
Galesburg, Illinois26Straight

Hi! And how you doing? To whoever is reading this, I really hope you and your loved ones are all doing good. My name is Francisco. I’m 26 years old and I’m looking for a female pen pal who is really genuine about building a strong, real and beautiful friendship; someone who is interested in getting to know me for me, not who is locked up. Someone with love, loyalty, respect, honesty and trust...

Profile Alert! Turns 27 on 08/11!
Lexington, Kentucky31Straight

Looking for friendship and people to talk to.

I Like Harleys, fishing, tattoos, and women, lol not always in that order.

I am utilizing the time I have to take a good look at the mistakes I have made and to better myself while in here.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 6/17/2020
Buckeye, Arizona28Straight

Hello, my name is Luis. I’m looking to meet new people on here and talk to.

I’m furthering my education while I’m in here. I’m a barber and like to stay active, I’m a free spirit.

Well, we all have tablets in here so email me through JPay and I will most definitely email you back. So hmu if you want to talk

#Freeluis lmao

Pontiac, Illinois34Straight

You can call me Jay.  I'm a light skin Latino with colored eyes, who is highly ambitious and extremely driven.  I have done it all from joining the Army, to promoting for some of the top clubs in the city of Chicago, to helping run the family construction business, to traveling throughout the world as a Transportation Coordinator, and defending this country from terrorism.  Now...

Profile Alert! This profile was updated on 6/23/2020
Corcoran, California29Straight

Hi, my name is Ryan. I’m 29 years old and from Southern, California.

I’m a funny, outgoing, likable, sincere, and easy to talk to kind of person. I’m looking for someone to build a friendship with, talk to, and get to know.

I enjoy talking to new people and if you’re interested, don’t be hesitant to write.

Beaumont, Texas31Straight

Hi, I am Marcus and I will be released in December.

I'm looking for companionship. I would like to get to know you and see where it goes from there.

Someone that is willing to take the time to write me and get to know me.

If you send a message through Jpay, please include your mailing address in the body of the message as I have to respond via postal mail!

Profile Alert! Profile expires in 17 days!
Danbury, Connecticut44Straight

I am a huge sports fan; football, basketball, hockey, and baseball. My favorite team's are the Boston Redsox, Boston Bruin, New England Patriots, and the Boston Celtics. I love to watch all sports and teams in action.

I am a happy person, enjoy having fun and lots laughs, great talks and music. My favorite band is Metallica and classic rock.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 6/27/2020
Huntsville, Texas35Straight

Well, A little about me.  I am a 35 year old single male with no kids.  I was born and raised in Dallas, Texas.  I am serving a 12 year sentence for a crime I did long ago.   I am back in on a parole violation of missing a report date.  I have been back in the system now for a year - I discharge December 2020.    Since I have been back incarcerated...

Jamestown, California37Straight

I’d like to take the opportunity and tell you a little bit about myself, so you can get a better understanding of how I am. I’m 37 years old and from the Bay Area. I’m looking to meet that friend for me. A woman that is strong, independent, and honest is and always been my weakness. Beautiful to me is just icing on the cake, feel me?

But, in return, I’m 100% honest, easygoing, funny,...

Florence, Arizona32Straight

As your almond shaped eyes read the words that are on this page, I want to say thank you for taking the time out of your day to get to know a man as your friend.

With that being said, I’m Daniel Lopez and I’m open to know all your wants, needs and desires that you feel you would like a true friend to know. I would like a friend with a good sense of humor like I have and an open mind...

Tucson, Arizona35Gay

Hello, my name is Derek. I'm 35 years old and I'm looking for a few positive people that have room in their lives for a new friend. Are you out there?

13 long years ago I tried my hand at being an idiot. I quickly learned three things (1) I am a horrible bank robber (2) it's not worth all of the time I've had to stay in this concrete hotel, and (3) that life is to short. I need to...

Suffield, Connecticut34Straight

I've never tried anything like this before and I'm not sure how to go about it, so bear with me.

My name is Edward but everyone calls me Eddie. A little about myself. Born Feb 5 1986 making me an Aquarius and 34. I grew up in Torrington, Ct, and went to New Fairfield HS. I'm super easy to talk to and get along with. I love to laugh, have fun, and to read. Stephen King and Robert Green...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 6/10/2020
Lincoln, Illinois58Straight

Hi, my name’s Sarah! I’m in the Helping Paws program here where I’m a secondary. I have my G.E.D. and I am certified as a Dog Trainer. I love working with the dogs, they’re therapy for me. I also love horses, I was raised on a farm in Pennsylvania around racehorses, parade horses and police dogs. My grandfather was a retired police sergeant. I love to read Amish books and paint, both really...

Union Grove, Wisconsin36Bi-sexual
Native AmericanCatholic

Hi, my name is Carrie. I'm just a single mom of one looking to meet new friends and have positive relationships and support networks before I get released.

Prison isn't ever where I'd see my life today. However, I'm learning from my mistakes and bettering myself as a mother, a woman, and a productive member of my community. I am divorced with a young son. I have him living with my...

Midway, Texas26Straight

Hello World, I would like to thank you for taking a minute to read my page. Thanks to this I'll be able to prosper myself back to the outside world and be able to achieve the little that I can and bring everything I can to open appeal case I have been building for a could of years now and any success in my life. 
I believe that we all go through our own...

White Deer, Pennsylvania29Straight

Hey Beautiful,

My name is James, but most people call me “Trey”, so the option is all yours.

I’m 28 years old, single, and looking for someone I can build with. I’m seeking a friendship as of right now but if it turns into something more then it’s a blessing.

I’m honest, loyal, loving, caring, and sharing. I love to travel, shop and spend time with my family.


Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 6/11/2020
Profile Alert! Added Education Profile on 6/11/2020
Chillicothe, Ohio29Straight

Hi, I'm juan Ramirez.

I'm from Shafter, California and I'm seeking someone to talk to and share ideas.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 7/25/2020
Benjamin Varela #56828380Primary Picture
Three Rivers, Texas33Straight

Hi, my name is Benjamin Varela. I’m a 33 years young, Hispanic, born and raised in Midland, Texas. I have two beautiful children that I love so much.

I’m currently at the end of my time away from my family. I pass time by being a barber, working out and playing basketball. I have two vocational trades accomplished (Cabinet Making and HVAC) since I’ve been incarcerated, yet that doesn’t...

Profile Alert! Turns 34 on 08/05!
Pampa, Texas27Straight

You never know what you have in life until they take it all away from you then even the smallest things become the most important and painful.   We all make mistakes, nobody is perfect, we can learn from them though.   Learn today what you didn't know yesterday.   With that being said, I'm Christian and I've made my hand full of them. 

I'm looking to...

Profile Alert! Turns 28 on 08/08!
Pikeville, Tennessee27Straight

Hey everybody, my name is Michael. I’m a prisoner in an East Tennessee prison and I’m looking for some copacetic conversation. I’m originally from Massachusetts and was a single dad while I was stationed at Fort Campbell. Yes, I’m an honorably discharged Army Veteran. That’s how I ended up in Tennessee. I’d prefer to be living back in Boston, however, I’ll have to make do where I’m at for now...

Profile Alert! Profile expires in 16 days!
Oxford, WisconsinStraight

Crazy fun loving, on the go and very adventurous, loyal guy that has an interest for fast cars and outdoor activity.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 7/28/2020
Corcoran, California21Straight

Hello out there, thank you for taking the time to stop by to read my profile. As you know my name is Usiel, I’m from San Jose, California and it’s been a while since I’ve seen my town. I’ve got a few more years but I’m looking forward to it. Until then I’m trying to pass my time as busy as possible.

I’m looking for some friends to help fill that time. I enjoy drawing, tattooing,...