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DIANE FOUND IT HARD TO GET HER FOOT IN THE DOOR WHEN JOB SEARCHING

DIANE FOUND IT HARD TO GET HER FOOT IN THE DOOR WHEN JOB SEARCHING

Posted on Dec 09, 2014
 
Arc’s  Value Village in St. Paul is a bustling thrift store on White Bear Avenue where shoppers can find great deals on clothing, household items, and seasonal decorations. Last year, more than $2 million in sales went directly to support The Arc Greater Twin

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GREAT JOB, NEW HOME GIVES NANCY HOPE FOR THE FUTURE

GREAT JOB, NEW HOME GIVES NANCY HOPE FOR THE FUTURE

Posted on Aug 29, 2014
 
As soon as I walked through the door into the plant, I felt like I was home,” said Nancy Ellefson, referring to Cambridge Metal & Plastic in Cambridge. “This job was like a miracle for me. I had done foundry work for eight years

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NATHALIE USES HER TALENTS AND TAKES EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE BACK.

NATHALIE USES HER TALENTS AND TAKES EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE BACK.

Posted on Dec 10, 2013
 
Having benefitted from others’ kindness and support, Nathalie uses her talents and takes every opportunity to give back.
When Nathalie Erickson found out that staff from Rise’s Mental Health and Housing Supports programs were going to participate in the Anoka County Project Community Connect,

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GRETCHEN LEADS THE WAY AT ST. CLOUD HOSPITAL FOR OTHERS TO BE HIRED.

GRETCHEN LEADS THE WAY AT ST. CLOUD HOSPITAL FOR OTHERS TO BE HIRED.

Posted on Dec 09, 2013
 
Rise and Minnesota Workforce Center staff partnered with the hospital management to implement relatively simple, low-cost accommodations
Despite her extensive education and impressive career in electronic publishing and graphic design, Gretchen DelFratte was laid off from her job at a daily newspaper due to

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