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A Fresh Start Leads to Business Ownership

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

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

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

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 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

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

Coming to Minneapolis: high-quality housing for people involved with criminal justice system

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Meet the WERC Crew

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

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

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

Teaching the skills needed to succeed

By Michael Wirth-Davis, D.P.A., President & CEO A note from the president.
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Nancy overcomes odds to find success with retail skill training

Nancy overcomes odds to find success with retail skill training

By Andrea West, Workforce Development ManagerFind out how Retail Skills Training and Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) helped Nancy restart her…
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