“That’s why I love this place so much. We offer services and opportunities for jobs, but above everything, we offer sanctuary where people can take the mask off.” In preparation for this year's Lo Máximo Awards, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin visited our Bakery to learn the ropes from two of our trainees, Richard and Oscar. Watch as they bake bread together, talk about radical kinship, and even do the Jane Fonda Workout.
Located in downtown Los Angeles, Homeboy Industries provides hope and job training for formerly gang involved and previously incarcerated men and women so they can redirect their lives and become contributing members of society. By utilizing a combination of donations and social enterprises, Homeboy Industries is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose innovative model of therapeutic wraparound services has helped the organization become one of the most successful reentry programs in the United States.