May 2019 – Takoda
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Jennifer’s Presentation Shares Culture and Builds Confidence

Jennifer’s Presentation Shares Culture and Builds Confidence

GEDJourney Story

Takoda GED student, Jennifer, shared her stories and led a book discussion to volunteers at the Navigation Center  “Aaniin niiji, Hello Friends, Nii baa wii sii ikwe, Jennifer Goggleye-Thomson, niin nindizhinikaz. Gaa-zagaskwaaji me kaag, Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Cha Cha banig Inger. I am a Pueblo/ Ojibwe from Leech Lake, a mother of 6

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Journey Story: Linda

Journey Story: Linda

The story below was written by a client of Takoda Work’s SOAR program, which helps individuals with criminal histories gain skills and employment. The client’s name has been changed to protect their privacy. My name is Linda, I am 22 years old. I had gotten myself into a little bit of a phase as I

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Warehouse Student Gets a Job Earning $19 an Hour!

Warehouse Student Gets a Job Earning $19 an Hour!

Kevin’s hard work paid off when completed Takoda’s warehouse training program and landed a job Felicia Sherrod, Recruitment & Marketing Specialist Kevin, who was featured in last month’s success story video  landed a job in his field! After completing the Warehouse training program, attending Takoda’s Employer of the Day, and working on his resume, Kevin

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