A collection of impactful remarks told in their own words by Primavera Foundation participants, Primavera Works customers, donors, volunteers, community partners, funders, Board of Directors, and team members.
“Primavera Cooks! provides an opportunity to support local restaurants at the same time we support Primavera, bringing the community together through food. Having such deep roots in the community, it’s so often that I hear stories of people reaching out for Primavera services and they become volunteers and donors.”
~Primavera Cooks! apprentice chef, diner, & donor
"If it wasn't for Primavera, I wouldn't have been able to happily achieve my dream of owning my own home."
~Primavera Financial Education & Homeownership "Her Family" program participant
P. Renee Desai:
“We rely on ‘exemplary’ organizations like Primavera to provide best practices, which can be replicated across our network of 240 organizations. They successfully tackle some of the hardest issues facing our communities with passion, integrity, and commitment to social justice.”
~Primavera community partner & funder (NeighborWorks® America senior relationship manager)
"My disability does not hold me back. It's my strength. I'm proving there is no limit to what I can do."
~Primavera Affordable Rental Housing resident
“I love working together with Primavera. Our rights restoration program empowers people so they can overcome past mistakes, become more confident, and find jobs and housing. It improves every aspect of their lives.”
~Primavera community partner (Pima County public defender)
"We invest in Primavera because of its demonstrated impact and passionate commitment to the community, recognizing the dignity of all people and raising their voice in all that they do."
~NeighborWorks America Senior Vice President of Field Operations