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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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Jeff's New Purpose

  Jeff knew he would face some tough challenges in his job search. Last October, he was unexpectedly laid off after eight years as a warehouse laborer. Before that, he worked in construction.
   “Physically, I knew I couldn’t do that kind of work anymore,” said Jeff, who is in his late 50s.
   Today, Jeff is working as a human services representative with Hennepin County, and he has a whole new sense of purpose.
    Read Jeff's story to see the difference your donations make!

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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.


Thanks to You – Two More Job Seekers Will Find Work

    Thanks to You – Two More Job Seekers Will Find Work By Mari Jo Long, Daily Work Board Member As a Daily Work board member and a member of the fundraising committee, Daily Work’s financial stability is often on my mind. While I sometimes feel uncomfortable asking my friends and family to support Daily Work, seeing and hearing about the many job seekers who are gaining better jobs inspires me to do all I can to support our vision of a community where everyone can work, grow, and thrive. As a special bonus this year, I was excited …
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Four Upcoming Events to Learn about the Immigrant Experience

Four Upcoming Events to Learn about the Immigrant Experience By: April Pierce, Communications & Web Services Intern Minnesota has steadily been growing its immigrant and refugee populations over the past several decades. Almost 457,000 immigrants live in Minnesota alone, the Somali population in particular being much higher than the national average. In fact, Minnesota’s has one of the highest national averages for immigrant population growth, having tripled since 1990. It’s also estimated that almost 1 in 6 children between the ages of 0-19 have at least one parent who is an immigrant. One of the greatest barriers for immigrants…and many …
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Hear the Story of Peoples’ Lives

Hear the Story of Peoples’ Lives Give me some free time and I will pick up a book. My favorites are biographies and historical fiction. When I hear the story of another person’s life and their experiences, I am better able to look at the world from a different perspective.  A recent find for me is Book of Ages: The Life and Options of Jane Franklin by Jill Lepore. The contrast between Jane and her famous brother, Benjamin Franklin, is due to the opportunities for varied life experiences and education available to a sister versus a brother in that time. This book really …
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