Love To Table Guest Chef, Harbor House, Michelin star restaurant chef served meals to 60 homeless and sheltered people
<span class="black">41 inmates on death row have been invited to participate in Art of Soulmaking program.</span>
<span class="black">We broke ground on our new garden program at Mendocino County Juvenile Hall, with twice-weekly garden programming and connecting activities with 5-10 youth and our staff</span>
This month the women at Central California Women Facility begin their weekly Art of Soulmaking recovery groups led by 3 women who qualified as Mentors.
We’ve created our Guardians Within The Walls program to restore dignity and vitality to our nation’s Correctional Officers. We’ve interviewed and documented the life story of 10 Correctional Officers
<span class="black">We brush cleared 6 acres of forest in preparation for California’s fire season</span>
Our women’s shelter garden had its first harvest of lettuce, strawberries, fava beans, and purple snap peas. We gave more than 10 bags of produce to the women to take home with them.
<span class="black">The Art of Soulmaking program is now live with 35 program participants housed in the Mendocino County Jail</span>
I started my Correctional career at the federal detention center in Brooklyn, New York, where I worked from 1994 to 1997. From there, I went to the U. S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, which is now known as Immigration Customs Enforcement, as a detention officer. I worked there from 1997 to 2000. Next I went […]