PEP Family Site

A resource for those with loved ones
in the Prison Entrepreneurship Program.

Welcome to the PEP Family Site!

PEP Graduate and Winner of Class 18 BPCThis site is intended as a resource for the families and loved ones of the current participants in the Prison Entrepreneurship Program (PEP).

  • Please subscribe so that we have your contact info and can stay in touch with you! Click here.
  • For a list of important dates, click here.
  • To read our blog, click here.
  • To follow us on Facebook, click here.
  • To learn about PEP and our “Frequently Asked Questions” from family members, click here.
  • To read updates on Class 22, click here.
  • To learn about upcoming Conference Call, click here.
  • To learn more about graduation, click here. REGISTRATION DOES NOT OPEN UNTIL OCTOBER 1, 2014.
  • To register for our Christmas Gift program, click here.
  • To see some helpful links (including photos of our participants), click here.
  • To volunteer with PEP, click here.

Please click here to contact us if you have any questions.

- Laura & Theresa

Class 22: Week 4 Journal


Week in Review: Week 4 Monday (28 July 2014) Good afternoon Toastmasters! As we walked into the PEP room I could see on the guys’ faces that they were anxious about giving their first real speech. We still had a few brothers … Continue reading

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Class 22: Week 3 Journal (including start of family program!)


Week in Review: Week 3 Monday (July 21, 2014) Michael P. opened Toastmasters with a special prayer for Bobby C. of Class 9, who was in a bad motorcycle accident. We each gave a four to six minute speech called the “Ice … Continue reading

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Class 22: Photos Now Available!

Most PEP Staff members are also graduates, including Al Massey, Marcus Hill and Charles Hearne.

Great news! Photos are now available from the Class #Transcendent 22 Kickoff … as well as their headshots and some special images from a recent Houston Press article on PEP! See the whole gallery here:

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Houston Press article on PEP

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The following article was originally posted on August 6, 2014 in the Houston Press: Good Investments: Teaching Texas Inmates About Business Can Turn Criminals Into CEOs By Craig Malisow Published Wed., Aug. 6 2014 at 9:00 AM   Photos by … Continue reading

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