We have all heard this. And, make no mistake, there are truly critical issues to be decided that are affecting the quality of life of all people with developmental disabilities. In November, we [...]


A Legacy of Love from Armand and Diane Ouellette

Thanks to the foresight and generosity of Armand Ouellette, Tierra del Sol was the recent recipient of a bequest made possible through a Special Needs Charitable Remainder Trust. Armand, a [...]


The Progressive Studios at Tierra del Sol

Check out this fantastic video about Tierra’s Careers in the Arts progressive studios! Many thanks to Montrose Church for creating this piece and supporting the Artists in our [...]


A Reputation of Excellence…Meet Irma, Luis, and Jeanette!

At First United Methodist Church of Reseda (FUMCR), facility upkeep requires skill and consistency.  Irma, Luis, and Jeanette know what it takes to maintain the cleanliness of the Parish, which [...]


U N S T O P P A B L E. Meet Michael Leon

Tierra del Sol is proud to feature Michael Leon as this month's client highlight. Michael works hard each day, training to achieve an important goal as an athlete in the Special Olympics. This [...]


How volunteers from Tierra Del Sol help animals in Los Angeles

There’s a group of volunteers that can’t wait for their weekly shift to begin at the Best Friends Pet Adoption and Spay/Neuter Center in Los Angeles, where they do laundry, prepare packets for [...]


Congratulations on five years of paid employment!

Happy anniversary to Tierra client, Mark Piscitello, who celebrated five years of paid employment with ONEgeneration, this month. Mark holds a janitorial position at ONEgeneration’s adult [...]

Tierra Del Sol Farmers Market Brings Together Diverse Community in Bucolic Setting

SUNLAND — Luis Jimenez plucked a fresh carrot bunch from the produce vendor’s bin and flashed an incandescent smile. “I feel like I’m working on a farm,” Jimenez said as he surveyed the [...]

Art Careers and Empowerment: Marie Grace Pedrigal

Upon introduction to Tierra del Sol, Marie identified herself as a deaf weaver. Like a musician is to an instrument, this artist is to her loom. With infectious enthusiasm and unwavering [...]

Tierra’s NEXUS Students — Making College to Career A Reality

Postsecondary education is an endeavor only the bravest of brave pursue—endless assignments and books to read, countless exams and sleepless nights, new professors every 15 weeks and never- [...]

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