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Halloween on a Budget

Goodwill is your Halloween Headquarters with costumes, décor and more at lower prices so you can celebrate in style this spooky season. From new…
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For over 50 years, Rose Ramey helped thousands at GESMN

Our former colleague, Rose Ramey, passed away last Friday, October 15. When she retired in early 2018, Rose was GESMN’s longest-serving employee with…
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Team Spirit Helps Nathan Thrive

Nathan heard about Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota after someone in his group therapy mentioned its career services. With GESMN’s help through the…
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Adrian gets a GED and skills to support his newborn

Adrian attended our construction training information session in September 2019 and was excited for new skills and employment.
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Back to School for Less at Goodwill

A new school year is just around the corner. That means summer days are numbered and it's time to think about your school year needs. Shop Goodwill…
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Construction Program Partnership Revitalizes Historic Neighborhood Home

St. Paul is home to many grand, historic homes and sometimes a little TLC is needed to restore their splendor.
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Drive and Passion Lands Gretchen Her Dream Job

If you have the pleasure of meeting Gretchen, you’re guaranteed to walk away with a smile and a little seed of inspiration. An avid life-long learner,…
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Hudson Store Grand Opening

Our Hudson store has moved down the street to a beautiful new location.
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Craig's Dream of Performing With His Daughter

The act of singing is a powerful expression with actual mental health benefits. Studies show that singing can help develop a strong sense of belonging…
FATHER Project
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Bryan Found His Fit

After 25 years of working for the same employer Bryan was furloughed due to COVID-19, like many people. He could have easily been discouraged, but…
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Fashion Can Be Affordable, Fashionable AND Sustainable

Earth Day is a day to think about how to make positive impacts on our world.
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Keana’s Career Success Empowers Other Women

Keana’s personable nature and can-do attitude landed her a job almost immediately at a local bakery, even during a pandemic and record unemployment in…
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