Our alumni community is diverse. The men quoted in the following testimonials range in age from 18 to 78. They are married and single. Many have now had their families restored. Some were students when they came to Bishop Gooden Home or Gooden Center; others were highly educated professionals and still others were retired.
Several religious backgrounds are represented as well as those with no religious background. When clients complete the Satisfaction Survey after their first 30 days in the program, many elaborate on their feelings about the program and the direction of their life. Some of their thoughts are shared here with their permission.