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Dorm Room Essentials

Some high school grads are off to college next month and it’s time to deck out those dorms!
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Back to school on a budget

It’s still summer, but a new school year is just around the corner. Goodwill can help stretch your dollars further on everything for back to school,…
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Goodwill Through The Years

For over 100 years, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota (GESMN) has been a leader in employment services, meeting community needs as they evolve over time…
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Nasir's Steps To Success

Nasir immigrated to the United States in 2019 with a goal, to earn his GED.  Balancing receiving an education while working full-time is difficult,…
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Second Chances Can Help Employers and Turn Lives Around

Written by Davaris Cheeks
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Meet Maritza - GESMN Participant

GESMN spoke with recent graduate, Maritza, to talk about her life before Goodwill, why she wanted to enroll and her experience in the construction…
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Q&A with Ali Gliadon

Goodwill had the chance to work with Ali Gliadon, nurse, mom, wife and local thrifter to talk about her vision and process for decorating a room with…
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Lee’s Career Flourishes at Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Lee knows firsthand what it’s like seeking career services to support her family.
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Joe Finds a Work Family and New Career

Experiencing a few workplaces often helps people find the job that feels like home. Joe explored retail and automotive roles during the pandemic and…
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Waste Less, Get More at Goodwill

On Friday, April 22, people across the globe will celebrate Earth Day. Did you know every time you shop or donate at Goodwill you're contributing to a…
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Thrifted Weddings Are Trending

Written by guest blogger and thrifter, Haley Van Buren of Haley's Hanger
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Keilah Finds a New Path After Graduation

Forging a new path and learning new things can be challenging for people; it’s a feeling most of us have experienced in life. Keilah’s perseverance…
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