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…


The Future is Working – 24 hours. 7 Organizations. 1 Cause

Hope Builders is teaming up with 6 other organizations on Thursday, March 12 for The Future Is Working— a Giving Day to develop a stronger workforce for Orange County. Mark your calendar. Under the guidance of the Orange County Community Foundation, the coalition is striving to raise $70,000 to create pipelines of opportunity for Orange…


Where are they now? – Adrian G., 2008 Graduate

In honor of our 25th Anniversary we’ve been reaching out to our many talented alumni for updates on how the skills training and support around life’s challenges they received at Hope Builders has empowered them to thrive. Our longtime supporters may remember Adrian, pictured right, as our 2008 Light Up A Life Gala speaker. That…