Canada and U.S. Provinces: Homeboy Industries Awarded the 2020 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Homeboy Industries has been selected as the recipient of the 2020 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize and will receive a $2.5 million dollar award. Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ, founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world, said, “All of us at Homeboy Industries are profoundly humbled by the Hilton Foundation’s recognition. Their validation of our work of 32 years strengthens our resolve to create a community of kinship and healing in Los Angeles. This acknowledgment helps us all to move past ‘survival of the fittest’ and allow the thriving of the nurtured.” Read more… Read full report…