Stories

"This assistance will change my family’s life, as well as mine because it lets me start my job with the things I need and some confidence to do well, so I’m so thankful. Thank you very much." - Parnell J.

On the Job: Kimberly

Posted Thursday June 22, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Kimberly heard about us from one of our previous clients while she...

Kimberly heard about us from one of our previous clients while she was struggling with homelessness and having a consistent place to stay. She recently started working at a local...

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On the Job: Kimberly

On the Job: Edward

Posted Wednesday June 14, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Edward was starting his job in sanitation for a pet food manufacturer...

Edward was starting his job in sanitation for a pet food manufacturer and staying at Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities shelter. Our partners at the shelter referred him to Small...

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On the Job: Edward

On the Job: Henry

Posted Wednesday June 07, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Henry was staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul and just the...

Henry was staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul and just the day before had his first day of orientation as a CNA at elderly care center. Our partners at Listening...

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On the Job: Henry

On the Job: John

Posted Wednesday May 31, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul, John was talking with one...

Staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul, John was talking with one of our partners at Listening House of St. Paul and since he just started a job doing paper...

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On the Job: John

Client Spotlight: Phil

Posted Wednesday May 24, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Phil was struggling with many challenges because of homelessness, but was starting...

Phil was struggling with many challenges because of homelessness, but was starting a new job as a warehouse lead at a warehouse that sells and ships all manner of tires....

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Client Spotlight: Phil

Client Spotlight: Robert

Posted Wednesday May 17, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Meet one of our featured Gala speakers: Robert was staying at Higher...

Meet one of our featured Gala speakers: Robert was staying at Higher Ground St Paul New Catholic Charities and was referred to us by our partner Listening House of St....

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Client Spotlight: Robert

Client Spotlight: Maurice

Posted Wednesday May 10, 2017 by Dave Rannow

While staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul, Maurice started a new...

While staying at Higher Ground in St. Paul, Maurice started a new job as an assembly line food packer. He was referred to us by our partner the Listening House...

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Client Spotlight: Maurice

On the Job: David

Posted Wednesday May 03, 2017 by Dave Rannow

David was starting a job as a menswear salesman, specializing in suits....

David was starting a job as a menswear salesman, specializing in suits. He was working with our partners at the Minneapolis Urban League and they referred him to us. He...

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On the Job: David

Client Spotlight: Brock

Posted Wednesday April 26, 2017 by Dave Rannow

When starting his new job as a prep cook at one of...

When starting his new job as a prep cook at one of the Twin Cities stadiums, Brock knew he needed help getting what he needed to start the job right....

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Client Spotlight: Brock

Client Spotlight: Damarus

Posted Wednesday April 19, 2017 by Dave Rannow

Damarus is currently staying at the Union Gospel Mission and starting work...

Damarus is currently staying at the Union Gospel Mission and starting work part-time as a retail sales floor team member. His goal is get hired on full time and move...

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Client Spotlight: Damarus