CTEC Employer Partner: UPS

CTEC Employer Partner: UPS

Since 2014 the BOSS Career Training & Employment Center (CTEC) has been working to bring job seekers and employers together for the benefit for both. Crucial to this process is the relationship between the CTEC program and local businesses. One of our most...
Local Kids Spearhead Sleeping Bag Drive for Homeless

Local Kids Spearhead Sleeping Bag Drive for Homeless

“Let’s help our kids learn early that they, too, can give back and help a hurting world, one small act of kindness at a time.” – Lea Berhane, Parent quote summarizing the event. Selam Youth Soccer Club (SYSC) is an Eritrean Youth Soccer Club, with programs for...
The 2015 Winter Holidays, Celebrated BOSS Style

The 2015 Winter Holidays, Celebrated BOSS Style

The Holidays are a time of family gatherings and celebration. Every year the BOSS family continues this tradition with our residents, program participants, staff, and community partners! This year was no exception – but it was truly exceptional! Hotel Shattuck...
Building Lives is Mending Fences

Building Lives is Mending Fences

Turning Lives Around is all about mending fences. Few people are as good at this as the BOSS Maintenance department. The BOSS Rosa Parks Transitional Housing program in the heart of Oakland is located in a beautiful, old building in an equally old neighborhood. The...