For 100 years, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota has been a leader in employment services, meeting employer and community needs as they evolve over time and eliminating barriers to work and independence.

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Photo of President & CEO Michael Wirth-Davis and Chairman of the Board Jerome Hamilton accepting an award from the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce

GESMN Receives Celebrate Business Success Award

We are honored to be the recipients of the Celebrate Business Success award at the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce meeting. As a member of the Saint Paul business community for 100 years, we are passionate about serving the people of Minnesota and the East Metro. Our President & CEO Michael Wirth-Davis and Chairman of the Board Jerome Hamilton accepted the award in front of some of the state's most influential business leaders.

Chaska Wholesale team accepting award from MRCI

Chaska Wholesale Receives Award

MRCI presented Chaska Wholesale an award as part of MRCI's "65 Years of Excellence." The Chaska Wholesale location has partnered with MRCI to place, train and support workers with disabilities or disadvantages.

Photo of Chief Services and Programs Officer Sheila Olson accepting Midway Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit of the Month award

Midway Chamber Award

GESMN was selected as the December Nonprofit of the Month by the Midway Chamber of Commerce. This award is recognition from our Chamber partners of Goodwill's accomplishments and impact in the Midway community.