We believe all people have the right to work and regularly advocate on behalf of people with barriers to work and independence. Every year we make progress in advancing workforce-related public policy, engaging with over 100 elected officials on public policy objectives and participating in events at the state capitol. GES is a member of the MN Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities and the MN Second Chance Coalition.
Aug. 26, 2016
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota announces its commitment to the national Fair Chance Business Pledge, joining major companies as a founding partner to improve communities by eliminating barriers for people with criminal records to experience the power of work.
April 14, 2016
Goodwill Industries International honored Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar as a recipient of its Goodwill Policymaker Award for 2016. Klobuchar was nominated by Goodwill-Easter Seals for her commitment to the nonprofit sector.