Deshun recently graduated from New Door Ventures’s Employment Program after completing a three-month internship at Ashbury Images. The 20-year-old was born and raised in San Francisco and, like many who call the Bay Area home, fell victim to financial hardship due to the rising cost of living. After months of searching for his passion while …
Ashbury Images is a well-oiled machine when it comes to screen-printing. But that machine would be nothing without the glue that holds it together: the hardworking Ashbury Images employees who keep everything running smoothly every day. One of them is Allen, and while he’s now a familiar face, he wasn’t always an employee.
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