What Does it Take to Heal the Hood?

Healing the Hood Takes…

Breaking down opportunity barriers.

Comprehensive and continuous support from laundry to skill building to mentorship.

bus cards given per week

job training placements in 2018

hours of job mentorship in 2018

Increasing access to basic needs with dignity.

Case management, urban farming, and a community kitchen meet the most basic human needs and rights.

pounds of produce given away from our farm in 2017

community meals served

Thanksgiving turkeys delivered to neighbors

Sharing the love.

Creative arts programming provides a bridge to self expression and discovery.

hugs per week

pieces of positive public art

holiday presents gifted to children

Building community to create justice.

Cultivating improved relationships with police and among community members.

police-community healing events

hours of restorative justice circles

people trained in restorative justice

Advocating for a single breath.

Yoga and mindfulness support the critical strategies to pause before acting.

hours of community yoga in 2017

people trained in yoga and mindfulness

children taught yoga and mindfulness

Love lives in public