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Bryan Found His Fit

After 25 years of working for the same employer Bryan was furloughed due to COVID-19, like many people. He could have easily been discouraged, but…
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A Fresh Start Leads to Business Ownership

"Ever since I walked in the door, Goodwill was very open and not judgmental."
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Ian Proves Second Chances are Possible

“No one asked me what I was in for. They did not care about who I was before, they only cared about who I am now. They helped me create a game plan…
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Ramone Pays it Forward to Other Fathers

While most parents love spending time with their children, the time that Ramone gets with them is extra special. Just a few years ago, he had no…
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From Participant to Partner – Michael’s Story

Michael knows firsthand what it feels like to reach out to Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota (GESMN) for help. He knows what it’s like to meet for the…
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Ariel Lands Her Dream Job

Ariel is determined to overcome her barriers so she can make her 6-year-old daughter proud.
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Earn your high school diploma and explore a career in construction

Learn about how you can earn your high school diploma and explore a career in construction through YouthBuild.
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Coming to Minneapolis: high-quality housing for people involved with criminal justice system

Advocacy    Community    FATHER Project    Participants    Public Policy    ReEntry program    Advocacy    Community    FATHER Project    Participants    Public Policy    ReEntry program
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Meet the WERC Crew

Learn how the WERC Crew at Goodwill-Easter Seals teaches participants valuable building maintenance and work skills.
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Tsegereda Cherinat: Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year

Learn about Tsegereda Cherinat: MicroGrants Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year
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Goodwill Halloween: This is not a costume

Learn about how your costume purchases at Goodwill can help change a person's life.
Community    Frugal Living    Halloween    Holidays    Home Décor    Participants    ReEntry program    Thrifting
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Teaching the skills needed to succeed

By Michael Wirth-Davis, D.P.A., President & CEO A note from the president.
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