Who we are Our 40th Year March An opportunity to focus on people we have helped in prison over the last forty years. Keith Carmichael - early 1980s Keith Carmichael was detained in the Middle East in the early 1980s. He attended our fundraising dinner in February, he spoke to Prisoners Abroad's founder, who had initial contact with him after his arrest which then continued throughout his imprisonment. Read his testimony. Joe Parham and Keith Carmichael Richen explains that she wasn't forgotten Read Richen's short piece about the small things that make a big difference when you're in prison overseas.