ROS participates in Taproot Pro Bono Marathon

ROS participates in Taproot Pro Bono Marathon

Last week Roots of Success had the fortune of participating in the Taproot Foundation’s Pro Bono Marathon along with other Bay Area nonprofits Cat Town, Build Healthy Places Network, and Pacifica Spindrift Players. In the one day event, nonprofits tackled a...
Honoring Demetrius Fleming Davis

Honoring Demetrius Fleming Davis

It is with very heavy hearts that we honor the life of Roots of Success student Demetrius Fleming Davis, who died after being struck by a stray bullet in Oakland just a few days before his 19th birthday. Demetrius was enrolled in the Roots of Success course as part of...
Partner Spotlight: Growing Home

Partner Spotlight: Growing Home

On April 1st, we had the great pleasure of training three new instructors from Growing Home. Growing Home is Chicago’s leading expert in farm-based training for people with employment barriers. The program, based in the Englewood community, has been around since 2002...