Wishing to make amends to the community, the Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) groups of Riverside County,Riverside County, California Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP) have donated $2,150 to help pay for the 2012 Senior Trips of Twin Palms High School and their graduation pictures. Twin Palms High School is in Riverside County, California in the town of Blythe with a very small staff and student population. California Chuckawalla Valley State Prison is west of Blythe in unincorporated Riverside County and is a Level II, Medium Security Facility on 1,720 acres with a little over 3,200 inmate population. The facility does have a Level I (Maximum Security) section that has a designed capacity of 200 inmates.
Chuckawalla NA/AA group donates to Twin Palms High
7/19/2012 5:00:00 PM
BLYTHE - Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP) Warden J. Tim Ochoa and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcohol Anonymous (AA) CVSP sponsors Erin Barnes, Julia Black and Maggie Sandoval presented a $2,150 check to Twin Palms High School Principal Meliton Sanchez, on June 12.
The donation helped to offset the cost for the 2012 Senior Trip and the graduating senior pictures.
"We could identify with the group of students at the Twin Palms Continuation High School and felt by making this donation it might help them to achieve higher goals and from going down the wrong road," said NA group Inmate Chairman Shann Sevior. "We also appreciate the opportunity to give back and make amends to the communities."
Sanchez said, "I would like to thank the inmate groups at Chuckawalla Valley State Prison for their support; our senior activities would not have been possible without their donation."
Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP): http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Facilities_Locator/CVSP-Institution_Stats.html