La Luz Collaborates with Teen Services
The Sonoma Valley Teen Service's "Operation Bicycle" recently came to the rescue of a La Luz client whose bike had been stolen. The gentleman used his bike for all transportation--and to get to work! So La Luz staff called "Operation Bicycle" who provided him a newly refurbished cycle free of charge.
In photo: Bear Messinger, Jorge Arias, and Adrian Palenchar (manager) of Operation Bicycle's "Repair to Ride" program which solicits bikes to repair. Their bikes are sold or can be earned by teens who volunteer in the repair shop. The Teen Center at 17440 Sonoma Highway has many projects: Lovin' Oven, No Name Cafe, Skills for Life, The Gallery...
To learn more go to svteens.org.