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Well -- priest is making a big difference in the lives of recently released inmates.
By taking advantage of their skills Adam Hauser is live in Los Angeles studies -- -- -- good morning.
Yep -- -- homeboy industries have been around for twenty years one of a couple of great programs here to Los Angeles are helping people in LA get back on the straight and narrow.
I'll by providing everything from legal services to job training -- -- -- provides tattoo removal for free volunteer doctors remove around 800 tattoos a month.
Priest -- started the program father Greg Boyle says that -- -- prison related ink is the number one obstacle they have to face.
When these guys got searching for jobs in the area that -- also says a homeboy -- saves the city county State's millions of dollars a year beginning because it keeps some of these men.
And women out of trouble.
Offered them a way out of this life.
The -- lines so it's not enough to tell them to get off this crazy freeway.
Called gang involvement.
You have to have exit -- so this is it a clear mark.
Exit ramp for gamers.
And about every month -- -- about 1000 men and women come through homeboy industries doors to.
Take part some of these programs and that's just one thing that kind of that they have right out -- Right it -- one another group out there as well didn't we actually had a chance to go see them an action called redemption foods and Hollywood.
Hollywood California same thing jail to jobs type scenario.
A really cool little broke -- problem looking place.
-- had some fantastic meet in some stochastic.
Sandwiches on -- -- there is an ex con.
And we -- -- a place was packed the owner says it's all about getting ever won a second chance.
It's a place -- we not only -- food but lives and places getting guys involved in the community restoring community.
Communities a lot safer when these guys have a job and can make a contribution back.
The owner of that restaurant dance -- says he's really happy to get everybody back in and one to give back to community and a guy that helped us Martha.
Had done almost as much time as I've been alive and -- some amazing stories and he says he has changed his life.
And when you see him that look on their face you can tally -- -- gas.
I'm going hello Adam thank you very much as we're gonna live a long time I think it can happen but not as long as well yeah.
There's always that later this Phillies fan -- and innocent then -- -- style.
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