Impact Stories

Your Gifts At Work

We are thankful for those who have made an estate gift to Goodwill-Easter Seals Foundation. Learn more about how your gifts have made an impact.

Reynold

Reynold

Reynold did not have a lot to smile about when he came to Goodwill-Easter Seals. He was homeless, unemployed and had not seen his daughter in more than two years. Feeling defeated, Reynold became a participant of FATHER Project and set out to become financially stable and good parent.
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Koami

Koami

When Koami arrived in the United States two and a half years ago, he felt like a small fish in a stormy sea. He had big dreams, and knew he had to find support for learning English and finding a career. He found out about Goodwill-Easter Seals' college and career navigation program, which helped him with a self-assessment and exploring good career options.
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Slyva

Slyva Has Taken Charge Of Her Life And Her Dreams

After living through domestic violence, Slyva has taken charge of her life and her dreams. Throughout her journey, she focused her employment goals on serving others. She is proud of the support she received from Goodwill-Easter Seals and has since referred many family members, friends and neighbors to the programs and people who helped her.
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Danielle

Danielle Wanted To Show Her Kids That Things Were Going To Be Okay

But facing the end of her 13-year marriage, and with two young children, she suddenly faced a personal and financial crisis. With no recent work history, she found herself overlooked for even part-time employment.
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