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2014 Participant of the Year Danielle

By Brian Boese, Mission Marketing Coordinator. 2014 Participant of the Year Danielle finds restored hope and a new career after medical office…
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Employer(s) of the Day: Thursday, May 14

Most of the time when we’re talking about an Employer of the Day, we’re talking about one group that we’re in touch with who needs employees. In this…
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Making a difference with AmeriCorps VISTA

By Chelsea Rollay, Guest Author After nearly a year of service as an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) at Goodwill-Easter Seals…
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J.D. recaps his time working on Goodwill-Easter Seals public policy issues

By Joshua Davis, Guest Author Over the last few months, we were lucky enough to have Joshua Davis (better known as J.D.) here as an intern, working on…
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Fashion Fix client challenge: Being the best you

By Guest Blogger Lindsey Herzog Meet client Kara! Kara is a gem of woman living here in the Twin Cities raising a gaggle of children. She came to…
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A note from our president – honoring the contributions of our volunteers

By Michael Wirth-Davis, D.P.A., President and CEO The incredible contribution made by our volunteers is one of the many sources of inspiration at…
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Meet Mike – a Goodwill-Easter Seals volunteer mentor

By Brian Boese, Mission Marketing Coordinator “Begrudgingly I agreed to take my dad to the airport at 4:30 a.m.” That was the start of Mike’s becoming…
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Goodwill-Easter Seals making big plans for National Volunteer Week

By Rebecca Bedner, Director of Volunteer Services April 12 marks the beginning of National Volunteer Week. The purpose of this week is to honor the…
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Meet Marsala – 2015 Pantone Color of the Year

By Guest Blogger Lindsey Herzog Pantone’s color of the year for 2015 is Marsala. It’s a gorgeously deep, rich, red hue. I honestly can’t get enough.…
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Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota extremely active in the 2015 Minnesota legislative session

By Joshua Davis, Guest Author The advocacy team at Goodwill-Easter Seals has kept busy during the 2015 session of the Minnesota legislature.
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Goodwill-Easter Seals supports Second Chance Day on the Hill

By Brian Boese, Mission Marketing Coordinator One thing you notice when you’re involved with Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota is that it provides a…
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Goodwill-Easter Seals program with Ramsey County to provide subsidized workforce for businesses

By Chris Flippo, Director of Mission Marketing Thanks to its outstanding record for providing workforce development services, Goodwill-Easter Seals…
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