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Jeanean has interesting career as an American Red Cross phlebotomist

Jeanean has interesting career as an American Red Cross phlebotomist

As always, but especially during this COVID-19 pandemic crisis that is gripping the world, blood supplies are critical to addressing medical conditions. Jeanean Chatman is proud to be a phlebotomist with the American Red Cross collecting much-needed blood and plasma during these challenging times.
A compassionate person by nature, Jeanean,

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Kim benefits from IPS team’s collaboration

Kim benefits from IPS team’s collaboration

After a 20-year absence from the work world, Kim Herman was happy and proud when she found the courage – and just the right job – to start working again.
Then the COVID-19 pandemic struck, and just months into her new job, Kim was laid off. She was disappointed, but

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Heather has featured painting in Courage Kenny’s annual art sale

Heather has featured painting in Courage Kenny’s annual art sale

A prolific and exceptional artist, Heather Barber is a featured artist in this year’s Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute’s Art of Possibilities Art Show and Sale. She created her painting, The Rose, in Rise’s Art Speaks program with Art Therapist Stacy Gross.
In her artist’s statement, Heather says: “I have a

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Steven Eull donates savings from three jobs to help fight COVID-19

Steven Eull donates savings from three jobs to help fight COVID-19

Steven Eull is an independent, busy, hard-working guy who was recently featured in the St. Paul Pioneer Press for his compassionate generosity.
Before Rise had to close Rise Stillwater due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Steven worked three mornings a week there on subcontract production work before taking Metro Mobility to

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Amanda uses her experiences to help others struggling with mental health issues

Amanda uses her experiences to help others struggling with mental health issues

Having struggled for years with mental health issues herself, Amanda Cummings is now on the front lines assisting people who are especially challenged during the COVID-19 pandemic.
As a mental health practitioner at People, Inc.’s location in Coon Rapids, Amanda provides one-on-one and group support, assisting people with crisis prevention

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Mike Steffen enjoys camaraderie working at TWO great jobs!

Mike Steffen enjoys camaraderie working at TWO great jobs!

By Advancement Intern LeeAnna White
On a typical Wednesday, Mike Steffen would be hard at work making sure the Lift Bridge Brewery in Stillwater is ready for its usual influx of thirsty guests coming in to enjoy their wide range of craft beer offerings.
But as we all well know, life

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