Child Abuse and Neglect Month Thoughts and Action Points

April is declared National Child Abuse and Neglect prevention month in the United States.  http://www.childwelfare.gov/preventing/preventionmonth/ The month of April usually ushers in Spring and celebrates Easter. April is also a somber month to reflect upon the Giant of Child Abuse and Neglect in our communities. Child abuse and neglect is a horrible plight throughout the…

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Coffee Training at Rosito Bisani in Los Angeles

 For three days Covenant Coffee Interns Luis and Jeremy underwent rigorous technical training at Rosito Bisani, a professional espresso distribution company in Los Angeles. Their time there was spent studying in the classroom, getting hands on training and most importantly growing in life and spirituality. This is one video of a series about their…

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Hope Is In The “Little Things”

I had the opportunity to take two of our former foster youth to Los Angeles this week, where they would be training to become coffee service technicians for a professional espresso company called Rosito Bisani. Our goal is help the youth find employment, all the while building upon our continued mission to grow Covenant Coffee.…

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Former Foster Youth Donates To “HQ of Hope” Campaign

One-hundred dollars may not seem like a lot of money to you or I, but for former foster youth William Baldwin it is. So, imagine the surprise our Covenant offices this morning, when he slapped it down on a table and said…”I want to donate to the HQ of Hope Campaign.” A former foster youth…

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“Planning for Hope”- A view inside the future Covenant Building

It looks like scribbles on a page to most, but to Covenant Community Services CEO Randy Martin the intersecting lines and mathematical equations on the pages in front of him mean something more; the highly anticipated “Headquarters of Hope” is one step closer to reality. Today on his office floor, he and other Covenant employees…

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The Headquarters of Hope Campaign

The goal of the Headquarters (HQ) of Hope Building Project is to completely pay off the new building at 1700 N Chester Ave! We need $100,000.00 for the down payment and the remaining $186,000.00 to complete the purchase. This sounds like a lot of money and it really is but “it is not a lot of money to a lot of people”!

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