Welcome to the world of  servicing our brothers and sisters in the prisons of Delaware County, PA.   For over 37 years Thresholds volunteers have taught decision making skills inside the juvenile, the county and the state institutions here.  Browse through our site, find out what we have done, share in […]


[two_third] Annual Dinner Meeting and History of Thresholds’ 37 Years Betty Green Interviewed about our history in Delaware County At our April 16 dinner meeting, our keynote feature was Jerry Nowell’s interview of Betty Green. Both Jerry and Betty are past-presidents and long time volunteers. Betty not only recalled the […]

June 2012 Newletter

[two_third] Dear Friend of Thresholds, I could hardly wait to share this story with you. Talk about a happy ending! Recently, Tina Stanton, Coordinator SCI-Chester; Board Member Lee Strickler; and I attended a panel discussion sponsored by Community Legal Services at Haverford College. The speakers includer a noted local civil […]

April 2012 Newletter

[two_third] A Message from the New Program Manager, Jerry Duffy I’m so pleased to have been given the opportunity to work with the volunteers and clients of Thresholds. Over the years, I’ve read about Thresholds’ long tradition of going into prisons to help the inmates with decision-making skills, and I […]

March 2012 Newsletter

[two_third] Dear Friend of Thresholds, The artwork above is by Tee Jones. If you are on our postal mailing list, you read about Tee in Fran Cook’s recent letter. His is a story worth telling, so in case you haven’t read Fran’s letter, I included it in this issue. Tee […]

November 2011 Newsletter

[two_third]Dear Friend of Thresholds, Autumn is upon us and it has been back to school for Thresholds. We welcome Beverly Drakeford, Cynthia Bryant, and Chris Huber as newly trained Thresholds volunteers. We appreciate all volunteers, both new and veteran. Speaking of our staunch friends over the years, be sure to […]

September 2011 Newsletter

Thanks to all who contribute in so many ways to Thresholds. You keep us going and help us fulfill our mission. Here is another way you might contribute-join our funding committee. If you are interested in looking for funding sources, helping to write grants, or have ideas about events, we […]

March 2011 Newsletter