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Sep 20, 2018, 09:00 ET JPay Celebrates the Enrollment of 80,000 Incarcerated Students in Lantern, Welcomes the 2018 Fall Semester

Thousands of incarcerated Americans are back in the classroom this fall thanks to JPay's Lantern, a first-of-its-kind initiative that enables mass...


Oct 11, 2017, 08:30 ET JPay's Pink Tablet is Back, Giving Incarcerated Individuals another Opportunity to Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer

JPay is proud to offer limited edition pink-colored JP5S (7") tablets and tablet cases for the second year in a row, supporting National Breast...


Aug 15, 2017, 08:30 ET Thousands of Incarcerated Individuals Earn More than 32,000 College Credits through JPay's Lantern

In early 2016, JPay launched JPay's Lantern, a first-of-its-kind initiative that enables mass education of incarcerated individuals through the use...


Oct 11, 2016, 09:25 ET JPay Builds the First Pink-Colored Tablet and Accessories for Prisons, Creating an Opportunity for Inmates to Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Millions of Americans buy pink-themed products in October to support National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but for some populations – such as the...


Oct 10, 2016, 10:00 ET JPay Names Errol Feldman as New CEO

JPay is pleased to announce that Errol Feldman has been named as the company's new CEO. Mr. Feldman succeeds JPay's founder Ryan Shapiro who stepped...


Sep 19, 2016, 08:45 ET Ashland University Partners with JPay to Institute Second Chance Pell Grants for More than 1,000 Inmates

Today marks the beginning of the journey for more than 840 incarcerated students aiming to earn an Associate of Arts or Bachelor's Degree through...


Apr 25, 2016, 09:25 ET JPay Makes Free KA Lite Videos Available in all Ohio Prisons to Improve the Chances of Offender Success Once Released

With prison reform prominent in national discourse – today marks the beginning of National Reentry Week – rehabilitation and reintegration have never ...


Feb 24, 2016, 09:20 ET JPay Proudly Makes KA Lite Videos Available to Inmates, Providing Much-Needed Access to Free Education

Education is the key to reducing recidivism, but accessibility challenges have hindered widespread adoption of electronic education options in...


Nov 18, 2015, 08:30 ET JPay Announces Lantern, a Technology-Driven Inmate Education Program

JPay is proud to officially announce the success of JPay's Lantern, the company's education initiative that is currently deployed in Ohio prisons,...


Jul 09, 2015, 09:00 ET JPay Introduces the JP5mini, a Highly Customized Android Tablet for Inmates

JPay today announced the official release of the company's next generation inmate tablet, the JP5mini. The JP5mini offers all of JPay's products and...


Jun 24, 2015, 10:00 ET JPay Introduces Free Web-Based Visitation Application System in Indiana

Making the corrections process a little easier, JPay has introduced a free, web-based visitation application system, allowing friends and family of...