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Homeboy Industries Sign of Hope

Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, CA serves high-risk, formerly gang-involved men and women with a continuum of free services and programs, and operates seven social enterprises that serve as job-training sites. “Homeboy Industries has been the tipping point to change the metaphors around gangs and how we deal with them in Los Angeles County. This organization has engaged the imagination of 120,000 gang members and helped them to stop the pattern of violence, addiction and incarceration.”  said Father Greg Like this:Like Loading…

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A Nonprofit that Creates Sustainable Hygiene Programs!

Here is a recent post by Kathleen Ebbitt of Global Citizen we want to share with you! One of the great privileges of working at Global Citizen is meeting inspiring people. As a budding humanitarian with a passion for women’s rights and international development, I often feel confounded by the massive barriers in achieving gender parity. Occasionally, I feel so overwhelmed by the enormity of the task in solving important issues that it lessens my desire to act. What can I, as a single human being, possibly do? The answer to this question comes from visionary Erin Zaikis and her...

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