About Us

Welcome to Nation Inside

Launched by artists and formerly incarcerated people and their families, Nation Inside is committed to building a powerful network of grassroots groups dedicated to ending mass incarceration. Join us!

To find out what’s going on with our grassroots partners around the country and to learn how to take action, join our e-mail list and connect with us via Facebook and Twitter.

Have you been directly impacted by mass incarceration? Consider calling our storyline to record your story. The power of our community increases each time someone like you speaks up. How has mass incarceration affected you and your loved ones? Your story is an important way to inspire change. Speak from the heart and don’t worry about making mistakes! We edit all the calls.


Are you a grassroots leader? Launch a campaign on Nation Inside and join our community of over 90 leaders representing over 350,000 people fighting mass incarceration. Sign-up to be a campaign manager now.

Want to support our efforts? Your help will equip us to work directly with even more grassroots campaigns! Please make a donation!

When we join our voices together, we make change. Please add your voice today.

Contact us directly if you have any questions: info@nationinside.org



Visit our Campaign list to learn more about the organizations involved in Nation Inside.


Nation Inside
P.O. Box 448
Wilmington, NC 28402


Nation Inside is supported by individual donors like you. Please consider a tax-deductible donation.

Past and present foundation support includes: Alternate ROOTS, David Rockefeller Foundation, Ford Foundation, Nathan Cummings Foundation, the Media Democracy Fund, the Funding Exchange, NET/TEN, Creative Capital, Unitarian Universalist Veatch at Shelter Rock, Voqal Fund, We Shall Overcome Fund and the Women Donors Network.