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Goodwill Rebuilds Lives and Communities

Goodwill Rebuilds Lives and Communities

GESMN participants build and rehab affordable housing while learning the construction trade.
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Thrifted Summer Fun for Kids

Thrifted Summer Fun for Kids

Don't pay retail price for items your kids will soon outgrow (or grow bored of).
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Meet Reynold

Meet Reynold

GESMN participant Reynold has a lot to smile about this Father's Day.​
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Goodwill and Northern Spark, Partners in Sustainability

Goodwill and Northern Spark, Partners in Sustainability

We donated more than 1,200 reusable water bottles to Northern Spark this year.
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Meet Drew and Bryan

Meet Drew and Bryan

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

Greener and Greener: Goodwill Phases Out Plastic Bags

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

Meet Dawn

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

Meet Shafi

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

National ReEntry Week 2017

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

Gina + Will takes home Best Thrift

Minnesota Daily readers voted Gina + Will by Goodwill as their favorite thrift shop.
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Minnesota dads need your support

Minnesota dads need your support

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

A partnership that keeps people warm

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