Edwin Rivas mentors and co-facilitates life skills classes at Probation Camp David Gonzales and assists C/HOPE in program management where necessary. As a formerly incarcerated youth, Edwin is able to meet students where they are and support them in moving in a new direction, away from gangs, violence, and recidivism.
Edwin is currently attending Pasadena City College with plans to attend UCLA. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology. He is committing his career to furthering his impact on juvenile justice-involved youth by continuing to inspire and support them.