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Meet Drew and Bryan

Jun 8, 2017, 5:26 AM

For #NationalBestFriendsDay, we bring you the story of Drew and Bryan, GESMN Construction Training participants.

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Greener and Greener: Goodwill Phases Out Plastic Bags

May 31, 2017, 8:32 AM

Starting June 1, Goodwill stores will offer reused bags and boxes at checkout. Here's why.

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Meet Dawn

May 25, 2017, 5:38 AM

Dawn enrolled in GESMN's ReEntry and Construction Training programs to get back on her feet.

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Meet Shafi

May 12, 2017, 5:18 AM

After immigrating to the U.S. from Afghanistan, Shafi turned to GESMN for job training. Here's his story.

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National ReEntry Week 2017

Apr 27, 2017, 8:04 AM

GESMN believes fiercely in second chances. The team running our ReEntry Program walks that talk every day.

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Gina + Will takes home Best Thrift

Apr 26, 2017, 5:32 AM

Minnesota Daily readers voted Gina + Will by Goodwill as their favorite thrift shop.

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Minnesota dads need your support

Apr 25, 2017, 12:40 PM

Decisions are being made now at the state capitol. Here's how you can fight for the FATHER Project.

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A partnership that keeps people warm

Apr 11, 2017, 5:53 AM

Goodwill-Easter Seals donates warm coats to people leaving adult detention centers in Hennepin and Ramsey Counties.

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Urge Minnesota lawmakers to support job opportunities for people with disabilities

Apr 5, 2017, 9:59 AM

Without funding from the state, Minnesota will close employment services to adults with the most severe disabilities.

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Pacify MPLS and Goodwill: Creating Sustainable Style

Mar 22, 2017, 9:21 AM

Learn about how streetwear brand Pacify MPLS is helping the environment by reusing donated textiles from Goodwill.

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