The Community Through Hope (CTH) Podcast looks to amplify community voices on the issues facing the unsheltered community, those facing food insecurity and expand and explore the CTH point of view. If you would like to share your feedback on a episode or are interested in being a guest, please email

About Your Host

The CTH podcast is hosted by CTH Executive Director Sebastian Martinez. Sebastian is a unsheltered advocate, a member of the LGBT community and a fierce voice for equity for black and brown communities. Sebastian is also a semi retired dancer. 


The Story of CTH/Rosy Vasquez

Sebastian sits down with CTH founder and President & CEO Rosy Vasquez to discuss the history of CTH/CTH during the pandemic and CTH moving forward.

Podcast #1 5/27/21

Pressure Builds Purpose/Deion Williams

Sebastian sits down with CTH Director of Programs Deion Williams to discuss leadership under the pressure of COVID, finding purpose in an unexpected place and having a candid conversation about being a young black man in a position of leadership in the nonprofit space.

Podcast #2 6/22/21

Consistency: A Tale of Two Chula Vistas
Part 1

With Guest CTH CEO Rosy Vasquez 

Podcast #3 10/12/2021

After Press Conference Breakdown

Podcast #4 11/27/2021