DECEMBER 16, 2016 DANVILLE, KY – As part of its Telmate Cares community outreach program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate donated $1,500 to support a dozen volunteers providing relief to Haitians devastated by the effects of Hurricane Matthew. A week after the Category 4 hurricane storm hammered Haiti in early October, Jailer Barry Harmon […]
NOVEMBER 8, 2016 FRANKFORT, KY – As part of its Telmate Cares community outreach program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate delivered an undisclosed amount to the Giving for Goins trust account, to support the 12-year-old son of a local law enforcement member who is courageously battling bone cancer. Telmate representative and former Kentucky law enforcement […]
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 BATON ROUGE, LA – As part of the Telmate Cares program, a team of seven volunteers from inmate communications leader, Telmate, fanned out across south-central Louisiana for one week, to help people devastated by historic floods in storm-ravaged areas along the Gulf Coast last month. The volunteers’ base of operation deployed its […]
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 – ALLEGAN, MI – As part of its Telmate Cares program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate will deliver a financial donation to support a local law enforcement member who is courageously battling cancer. Deputy Brian Augustine didn’t think much of the sharp abdominal pain that started last Thanksgiving. But by April, the […]
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 – As Hurricane Hermine hit Georgia and Florida earlier this month, in conjunction with the the Douglas and Effingham county jails Telmate, as part of the company’s Telmate Cares program, offered free phone calls and messages to help inmates connect with their friends and family during the crisis. Between Friday 9/2-Monday 9/5, […]
On May 25, 2016, WEHT in Evansville, IN covered Telmate’s new video visit program with The Parenting Time Center and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office. To learn more visit the link below: Watch the full story here.
MARCH 1, 2016 ONTARIO, OR – As part of the Telmate Cares program, Telmate’s Ontario, Oregon team celebrated a successful end to three weeks of its food drive by amassing an impressive grand total of 5,679 food items to be donated to the Oregon Food Bank. Folks, that’s 4312 pounds of food!
ONTARIO — The Boys & Girls Club of the Western Treasure Valley is preparing for its 2016 GREAT Futures Campaign to help raise money to invest in local kids’ futures. The organization has announced its goal of raising $100,000 by March 31 through the campaign. According to a news release from the organization, the money […]
Cheryl Farley needed to get her mind off the pain after spinal surgery. So the caring, local nurse from Saint Alphonsus Medical Center, in Ontario, Oregon, started a project to help those in need. She put together one-gallon zip-lock bags with assorted hygiene supplies labeled: “Help change the life of a friend.” The successful hygiene […]
Breaking a tablet isn’t something you ever want to happen. Unless of course, you get to break them on purpose! That was exactly the point of a recent “How to Fix Tablets” class taught to the Boys & Girls Club of Western Treasure Valley on July 1st. Each month, a few enthusiastic, dedicated Telmate employees […]