Monthly Archive April 2015

Second Chances

Shawnvaya joined our program with the hope of developing her culinary skills and to find meaningful employment. She quickly became part of the CCG family and gained valuable experience working on the production team. However, Shawnvaya’s life took a turn and she relapsed. At that point, she believed that she […] Read More »

Posted in Trainee Spotlight

Whole People – Whole Foods

One of the Whole Foods Core Values is to “serve and support local and global communities,” and as a CCG Trainee Employer, they’ve done this in the Treasure Valley. By hiring some of our graduates, they’ve helped to break long standing barriers to employment and provide hope and help for […] Read More »

Posted in Employer Spotlight

Growing minds at the Farm – FarmLab

In the cold of winter, it seemed like all we talked about was the kitchen and the office. Well, that’s about to change, because we’re over the moon about the farm’s latest brilliant idea– CCG’s Farmlab. Designed for elementary students all the way up to high school students, this interactive, […] Read More »

Posted in Uncategorized

It’s gone to the bugs – Earth Day 2015

Mark your calendars for April 22nd and join us for a great afternoon of Farm fun! From 2:00pm-5:00pm, we will be learning about beneficial insects, pollinating, and how the Earth’s smallest bugs play a major role in sustainable farming practices. CCG Intern and Boise High student, Erin R., has poured […] Read More »

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