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“Have You Thought About School?”: Cultivating the Seed of Higher Education at Homeboy Industries

Homeboy Industries serves as the foundational rung of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs that catapults young adults to the university experience they were destined for.

Who We Stand Beside

It is through the friendships that form via accompaniment that we begin to understand that it is not about what we do, but who we are, and who we, then, decide to stand beside. 

Homies Sit in Front: Homeboy Industries Assumes its Voice in the Classroom

Homies—a familiial term used at Homeboy Industries—in higher education harness their resilience accumulated through years of profound life experience.