Hope Builders Blog

Registered Behavioral Technician – Introducing Our New Training Program

We are thrilled to announce that last month Hope Builders successfully expanded its healthcare academy to include Registered Behavioral Technician (RBT) training, which is offered in partnership with Santiago Canyon College. RBTs assist behavior analysts in executing treatment plans for children with autism. Our first RBT cohort is full of motivated individuals who have a Read More »

The Palmer Family Foundation- Investing in Hope Builders’ Future

Hope Builders is thankful to The Palmer Family Foundation for their dedication to helping Hope Builders expand its social enterprise and for generously sponsoring the 25 Days For Building Hope campaign as a Premier Sponsor. In 2001, Greg and Sally Palmer attended Hope Builders’ annual Light Up a Life gala for the first time and Read More »

Guaranty Chevrolet – Dedicated to Investing in Their Community

Hope Builders is proud to honor Guaranty Chevrolet as a Premier Sponsor of the 25 Days For Building Hope campaign. Since 2002, Guaranty Chevrolet has been a generous supporter of Hope Builders’ annual Light Up a Life Gala, donating the winner’s choice of a brand new Chevrolet vehicle. Although the global health pandemic forced Hope Read More »

eMaxx Partners- Leading Hope Builders to a Thriving Future

Hope Builders is proud to introduce eMaxx Partners as a Premier Sponsor of the 25 Days For Building Hope campaign. Over the past year, eMaxx Partners’ CEO and Partner, Tim Blett, has lead the Hope Builders’ team through a Marketing and Growth Assessment Process (M-GAP) to uncover key insights to help guide strategic brand & Read More »

Behr Paint Company- Inspiring Young Adults to Pursue a Better Future

Hope Builders is grateful to Behr Paint Company, and its parent company Masco Corporation, for their Premier Sponsorship of the 25 Days For Building Hope Campaign, and the multiple ways they invest in Hope Builders’ young adults. Last year, the Behr Paint Company invited trainees from Hope Builders’ Construction Academy to tour their state-of-the-art R&D Read More »

Hope Builders: A solution to getting Orange County’s young people back to work

  Hope Builders has finalized its implementation model to annually prepare 280 young adults for careers. In March, Hope Builders shifted its programs to online instruction, virtual case management, therapy and career readiness courses. Realizing that the ongoing pandemic called for longer-term flexibility, Hope Builders worked with a team to identify and implement a blended Read More »

Thank You for your Emergency Funding Support

Hope Builders received over $290,000 in emergency funds to support its trainees through the pandemic. Thanks to the generosity of anonymous donors and our friends at the Cedar Foundation, James Irvine Foundation, Thompson Family Foundation, and TKF Youth Development we’ve raised over $290,000 to provide emergency assistance to Hope Builders’ trainees. “I thought I’d have Read More »