Executive Director, Homeboy Industries
Father Gregory Boyle’s Homeboy Industries is an LA institution celebrated for 20 years for saving the lives of gang members. Its slogan is, “Nothing Stops a Bullet Like a Job.”
May. 18, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
This year is the 20th for Homeboy Industries , founded by Father Gregory Boyle, the former pastor of the Dolores Mission parish.
Apr. 26, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
Homeboy Industries has won international acclaim as by offering jobs, counseling and schooling to rehabilitate gang members for the past 21 years.
Aug. 26, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
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