Homeboy Industries

Homeboy Industries is the largest and most successful gang rehabilitation program dedicated to providing formerly gang-involved men and women the strength and skills to transform their lives and become contributing members of society. The organization's holistic approach, with free services and programs, supports over 10,000 men and women a year as they work to overcome their pasts, reimagine their futures and break the intergenerational cycle of gang violence. Homeboy’s job training-focused businesses, Homeboy Foods, Homegirl Café & Catering, and Homeboy Silkscreen & Embroidery along with its rehabilitative programs—which include comprehensive therapeutic services, GED classes, and free tattoo removal—provide a healing alternative to gang life, while creating more inclusive and healthier communities.