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“I’ve made a lot of mistakes in my life, but the people at SOAR worked with me. With support, I was able to move forward with my life.”


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Dennis re-entered society after 30 years — successfully!

 

Mark  built and followed a career plan that has paid off well! 

 

Matt worked with SOAR to find a better paying job and an apartment!

 

Jeff had worked with SOAR in the past.This time, Jeff put in the hard work to make positive changes in his life. He is one of our newest Basic Carpentry graduates!

 

When John came to work with SOAR’s Re-entry Program, he had many barriers to overcome.

 

Krystal graduated from our 13-credit Machine Operator course. Now she is working full-time at a local manufacturing company!

 

Brandon came to SOAR for help finding employment. He immediately got to work with his Career Specialist!

 

When Hakim came to SOAR, he needed help finding housing and career options.

 

Beverly was stuck in a dead-end job. Then she came to SOAR and found her career!

 

When Michael came to SOAR, he had to start from scratch. Now he’s working and just received his first raise!

 

 Sharon was released from incarceration and immediately began working with SOAR

 

Together, Let’s Get to Work! Luis worked hard and that hard work has finally paid off!

 

Brian came to SOAR after being released from prison. Now, he’s working AND on the Dean’s List!

 

Rocky came to SOAR & enrolled in our CDL Trucking Driving Course. Now, he is driving for Jeff Foster Trucking!

 

Vinicia came through SOAR and is enjoying GREAT success!

 

Ken & Laura were struggling to get back into the workforce. After working with SOAR, they are both employed again!

 

 Jason Graduated from SOAR’s Aircraft Maintenance Class and Now Works for AAR Corp!

 

 Donovan spent 16 years in prison, and went through SOAR’s Re-entry Services Program. Now he owns his own commercial/residential painting and cleaning business.

 

 James Came to SOAR from MN Adult & Teen Challenge–Now He’s Working for a Local Engineering Company!

 

 Working Women: Our “Carpentry for Women” class is in full swing now and here’s an update!

 

Rachel was released from prison, worked two jobs, and now her hard work has paid off!

 

 Recently graduated from Basic Carpentry, Zakiya’s dream is to build her own home one day.

 

 Anthony was released from prison in February of 2015. The next day, he came to SOAR and began his journey of returning to his family, career, and community.

 

They came, they graduated, they got hired! SOAR is currently offering AAR Aircraft Maintenance Support Technician classes.

 

Broke, stressed, and without a plan…Matt came to SOAR for help, & look at him now!