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News / June 2020

HARRY AND MEGHAN, THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF SUSSEX VISIT HOMEBOY INDUSTRIES

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 24, 2020 Harry and Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex spent the afternoon yesterday visiting with the homeboys and homegirls of Homeboy Industries. Joining employees in the Homegirl Café and Homeboy Bakery for a session of cooking and conversation, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex helped prepare food for our Feed […]

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News / June 2020

We Stand…

We stand today with the family of George Floyd as they hold services for him in Minneapolis. We remain horrified that in 8 minutes and 46 seconds, his life was snuffed out by police officers in the light of day. We hold George’s family in our broken hearts. This tragic event and the COVID-19 crisis both have revealed […]

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News / April 2020

Mailback Your Old Electronics with Homeboy Electronics Recycling

Homeboy Electronics Recycling is still responsibly recycling e-waste while providing hope and job training to our trainees, and with Earth Day this month, there is no better time to responsibly dispose of your old electronics. Consider purchasing a mailback kit today to send in your old phones, tablets, laptops and more. Get a jumpstart on […]

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Feed HOPE with the Homeboy Bakery in the Wake of COVID-19

The Homegirl Café and Homeboy Bakery have launched the Feed HOPE Program as a way to provide meals to the food insecure during this extraordinary time. You can support this program while also enjoying some of the best-loved goods from the Homeboy Bakery. Each purchase of our Original Cinnamon Coffee Cake, our Chocolate Coffee Cake, or our scrumptious Assortment of Chewy […]

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News / April 2020

Giving Tuesday Now is Tuesday, May 5th!

In response to the unprecedented need created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the global team at Giving Tuesday has created Giving Tuesday Now, which will take place on Tuesday, May 5th! Join the global movement in helping the world heal by supporting nonprofit organizations like Homeboy Industries, who help our communities thrive. Homeboy Industries stands as […]

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News / March 2020

Hope | Now More than Ever

As a community founded on the concept of kinship and compassion, Homeboy Industries stands as a beacon of hope for many in the Los Angeles community. Our constant refrain, “there is no us and them, only us,” is one that we embrace more than ever, during this extraordinary time. Though our campus is off-limits in […]

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News / November 2019

[VIDEO] Father Greg at #SJES50Years Congress in Rome

We’re happy to share this round table discussion between Father Greg, activist Vaishali Patil from India, and young leader Noluthando Honono from South Africa, yesterday at the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat Congress in Rome, Italy! Father Greg spoke of communities of tenderness as the key to healing for young people on the margins of […]

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News / October 2019

Remember Us This Giving Tuesday, Dec 3rd!

Homeboy Industries stands as a beacon of hope for former gang members and previously incarcerated men and women seeking to make a change in their life. Each year we provide free job training and support to nearly 9,000 individuals in Los Angeles. Giving Tuesday is a once-a-year, global movement to celebrate nonprofit organizations, like Homeboy Industries, who help […]

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Uncategorized / August 2019

Homeboy Industries Returns to The Other Art Fair L.A.

Homeboy Industries’ Art Heals returns this fall to The Other Fair | LA, presented by Saatchi Art at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on September 5-8, with Sleeved Out In Radical Kinship, an interactive art piece for all ages. After viewing art and letters from formerly gang-involved and previously incarcerated men and women of Homeboy […]

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