Homeboy Industries

  • Calendar

    September 29, 2011

    Mission Viejo Readers Festival

    Norman P. Murray Community Center

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2011

    Baby Jokes: From the Streets to Homeboy Industries and the Silverscreen

    ​ The acclaimed film A Better Life is the story of an undocumented landscaper working hard in East LA to provide a brighter future for his son. Last weekend, it finally made its way down to OC theaters. For rapper/actor Baby Jokes, the theme of the script could have easily applied to the trajector ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Homeboy Industries Music Releases 'The Big Lay-Off'

    ​ Last year was a tumultuous ride for the heralded LA-based institution known as Homeboy Industries. Despite its reputable work over two decades in transforming the lives of gang members through employment and other programs, its money coffers have dried up. The organization, founded by Boyle Heig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Gettin' Made: New Flea Market Hits Dodger Stadium Saturday

    UPDATE: Due to Saturday's heavy rain forcast, The inaugural Flea Market at Dodger Stadium has been postponed. Mark your calendar for December 18, when the next scheduled flea market will take place! This Saturday a new flea market comes to Dodger Stadium! The Flea Market at Dodger Stadium was c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Bishop Tod Brown Ignores Spiritual Pleas for Help from Suicidal Sex-Abuse Survivor on the Run

    Brownie: As clueles as ever with the victims of his pedo-priests...​At its best, the Catholic Church is a refuge for the damned of society--witness the sanctuary movement of the 1980s, when the Church offered refuge to illegal immigrants fleeing war-ravaged Central American countries. It comforts ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2010

    "BoardHeads" Meet Homeboys in HB

    A homeboy shares the stoke in BoardHeads.​Homeboy Industries, whose mission is to take former gang members off the streets and show them there is more to life than gang-bangin', brought young men and women from Los Angeles to Huntington Beach last summer for surf lessons.