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Check out the memorable moments from last year, courtesy of Beverly Van Dell, event photographer.

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Need Help Finding a Job?

  Daily Work provides free one-to-one case management, along with coaching and technical help to struggling job seekers in the community.
  We can help you get a new resume, learn insider interview tips, connect to resources for housing, clothing, and our new job club training class, and so much more!   For more information on how to take the first step, and find gainful employment. Please download the flier below.

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The Faces of Daily Work

  Many of our community's job seekers are able and willing to work, but for a variety of reasons, are unable to successfully secure employment or gain the skills they need on their own.
  To help, our staff and interns are dedicated to working to fill that gap by providing one-to-one, personalized coaching and mentoring to help them address their immediate needs and craft a plan to achieve permanent, living-wage work.
  Watch our video to hear their unique stories.

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A Mother's Dedication

  Fueled by the desire to support herself and her two sons, Frehiwot did everything she could to find work. After she emigrated to Minnesota from a refugee camp in Kenya, where she successfully had managed a hair salon.
  She spent almost two years visiting the public library to browse posted jobs, attend skills classes and work on her English.  But she was losing hope. Read Frehiwot's story and consider how you can help...

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Get Connected to Daily Work's Job Seekers!

Daily Work's vision for our community is that it is a place where all people have the time and financial resources to be connected...to their employers, their neighbors, their schools, their places of worship, to mainstream society. Work makes that happen. Our mission is about connecting our job seekers to work and resources, but our blog is about connecting YOU, our friends and supporters, to our job seekers and their unique talents, perspectives and needs. It's about helping you know and feel the impact of your support and how it is making a difference in our job seekers' lives.


Excited for Spring? Here’s another Reason to be Excited!

Excited for Spring?  Here’s another Reason to be Excited! Daily Work is hosting its 4th annual Steps to Success Luncheon on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Our luncheon is a compelling, one-hour event that focuses on the stories of the people who come to Daily Work for help. Our goal is to inspire YOU to become more engaged in our mission to help motivated job seekers find employment success and become financially self-sufficient. Your partnership is making the difference in the lives of more than 200 job seekers we serve every year. We cannot wait to share their stories with you on …
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Challenges Immigrants Face

Challenges Immigrants Face There are many things immigrants struggle with when they come to America: adapting to the new weather conditions, adapting to the culture, learning the new language, struggling to get employment and so on. According to research, finding and maintaining work, though, can be a struggle for many immigrants. Documentation status, lower education level, lack of training, and limited English proficiency may limit employment opportunities (De Castro, A. B., Rue, T., & T. Takeuchi, D. (2010). Are you someone who is facing the challenge of employment? Then I have good news for you. Daily Work’s primary function is …
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Does the Punishment Fit the Crime?

Does the Punishment Fit the Crime? For most people, a car is necessary to be able to access a job. In Minnesota especially, driving privileges open the doors to a multitude of additional jobs, due to both access or job requirements. At Daily Work, one of the employment barriers that we see is a job seeker without a driver’s license due to unpaid fees and penalties incurred through driving offenses. For people living in poverty, even minor infractions, such as parking or fix-it tickets can lead to years of trouble such as added fees and penalties, warrants for arrest, arrests, …
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