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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

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New Virtues Workshop Offered in January

We will soon be offering a Virtues Workshop in Rocklin, California for children 9-12 years of age. Here is an example of one type of activity offered in the workshop. A virtue tree is a great addition for a Virtues Workshop where lessons mainly focus on virtues. A bare tree trunk is put together using brown-coloured craft paper or bristol board, and leaves are cut out from green craft paper. During each class when a new virtue is introduced, a new leaf can be added to the tree with the name of that virtue written on it. A relevant quote...

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