February Good News Bulletin

Good news for February

–After losing his job due to the pandemic, a Workforce Development client on our BEST crew reached his goal of getting a full-time job with benefits in his desired janitorial field.

–We salute 11-year old Jayden Groves, grandson of Theresa Johnson in our Welcome Center, for
receiving a Life Saving Award from the St. Louis Fire Department. Jayden pulled his 18-month old brother from a pond, unresponsive, and relatives revived him.

–A Workforce Development client worked very hard with case managers on his employment barriers and was hired for a full-time job with benefits.

–After working survival jobs during the pandemic, a Workforce Development client collaborated with her case manager to find a full-time job in her chosen field of medical billing.

–Thanks to Kevin Major in Program Operations for going above and beyond to get rapid COVID-19 tests to our Assertive Community Treatment team… on his day off.

–Congratulations to Dawn Bess, Paul Dygard, Dewey Matthews, Khadija Muhammad and Andria Silver—employees of the month in Long-term Transformation programs.

–Thanks to Lawrence Tate and Katie Joseph for their help coordinating the Give Thanks and Christmas Wishes programs at Rosati Place for Rosati clients.

Thanks to Jonathan Belcher, Kate Fortier, Sue Haverman, April McLaughlin and Theresa Johnson for sharing the good news!

Published January 29, 2021