Category Archives


Fernando Bermudez Shares Hope with Upward Bound Students

  • October 3, 2022
  • Jessica Seargeant

Fernando will be featured in our upcoming Conversation series THIS Wednesday, October 12, 2022. Click here to register. This summer, Fernando... Continue Reading

Tapping Into the Power of Forgiveness

  • June 6, 2022
  • Anthony Rago

Seventeen years ago, I joined the advisory board of the Northern California Innocence Project. Little did I know that this small... Continue Reading

Mental Health Awareness Week

  • October 13, 2020
  • Ginger Campbell

The first week of October was designated as Mental Illness Awareness Week by an act of Congress in 1990.  According to... Continue Reading

Wrongful Conviction Day

  • September 30, 2020
  • Ginger Campbell

October 2, 2020 is International Wrongful Conviction Day and the official launch date of The Pruno Fund Speakers Bureau. The thousands... Continue Reading

Pandemic Pivot

  • July 13, 2020
  • Anthony Rago

At the start of the year we were looking forward to expanding our education grants and launching the Speakers Bureau program.... Continue Reading

National Superhero Day

  • April 28, 2020
  • Anthony Rago

Today is National Superhero Day. It’s also the opening weekend of Avengers: Infinity War, a movie filled with comic book superheroes.... Continue Reading

WGN – Organization with local roots helping the wrongly accused get back on their feet

  • September 22, 2019
  • Anthony Rago

Today Courtney Lance and Ginny Lefever were on WGN Chicago talking about The Pruno Fund’s programs to support exonerees. Check out... Continue Reading

Why I do this?

  • February 2, 2018
  • Anthony Rago

Nikki Pope is a co-founder of The Pruno Fund and author of “Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of... Continue Reading

Freedom’s Just Another Word For Nothing Left To Lose

  • January 25, 2018
  • Anthony Rago

Gloria Killian is a California exoneree whose story is profiled in “Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of Surviving... Continue Reading