APAC is a low security faith-based prison that was given by the Costa Rica government for to Carlos to run. Volunteers from different churches help run the prison, such as administration, doctors, teachers, recreational, spiritual, and legal. The goal is for a "no return" to prison since the men are learning self worth and how to live in the outside world. The recidivisim rate is 1%.
CALLE BLANCOS CHURCH
This church is located in San Jose and has it's doors open for the people that have been affected by incarcerations, ex-inmates, their families, and the victims of crime. Many of our members serve in our ministry.
During the initial Kairos weekend, Kairos volunteers serve as God’s instrument through which His love, grace and mercy are expressed to the participants/guests in a real and profound way. God begins changing hearts. Following their weekend experience, participants/guests are encouraged to take responsibility for their life choices and their relations with God; they are invited to engage in small accountability groups.
This house serves as the Voice of Liberty and Kairos Prison Ministry office and is used as outreach for trainings and orientations for inmate family members. We also host teams from the area and around the world that come to serve our ministry.
VOICE OF LIBERTY NORTH AMERICA
VOLNA is a sister organization to the ministry Voz de Libertad (Voice of Liberty) in Costa Rica. VOLNA is a ministry devoted to sharing the Gospel with inmates, ex-inmates, their families and victims. Our vision is for Christians of diverse backgrounds and denominations to work together and share resources to spread the Good News of the Gospel of Jesus Christ with prisoners and their families in the United States and abroad.