Homeboy Industries: Offices and Training Center
Los Angeles, CA (2001)

Homeboy Industries is a non-profit organization that offers young adults an alternative to gang life through jobs, life skills, and employment opportunities. This project is a 4,600 sq. ft. adaptive reuse of a former printing facility in East Los Angeles. The new facility includes the organization’s main offices and training center. The main circulation spine includes a ramp and space for youth to do their work.


Partners
Homeboy Industries / Jobs for a Future
Ruiz Brothers Construction Company, Inc.
Sander Architects


Credits
Sharon Risedorph (Photographer)


Awards
2002 Dedalo Minosse International Prize