Garden Pathways, Inc., a community-based non-profit organization in Bakersfield, CA, mentors children, youth, and adults to build productive lives. Diverse mentoring and education programs in the arts and the art of successful living lead families to educational advancement and self-sufficiency. Mentoring brings hope, restoration, and wholeness that changes families forever and transforms the future of communities. Garden Pathways provides innovative opportunities for families and individuals of all ages to discover their unique purpose, activate their personal creativity, live in health and safety, and develop skills for success in life. Through collaborative efforts with community agencies, community service groups, and faith-based organizations, Garden Pathways offers mentoring, training, and education in the arts and the art of living.