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
jobs earned in 2017
hours of job mentorship in 2017
Increasing access to healthy food.
Urban farming and a community kitchen meet the most basic human needs and right.
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.