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Starting Monday, Aug. 22, masks will be recommended, but no longer required, at the Goodman Community Center.

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4 Ways to Help Your Local Food Pantry (Plus a Few Bonus Tips!)

August 8, 2022

Read about what the Fritz Food Pantry at the Goodman Community Center needs right now!

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Here's to The Cake Maker, Alexandra DeGrandis

July 26, 2022

Cake baker, salad maker and volunteer since 1997!

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CARES triages patients in crisis and then determines proper aftercare.

CARES is an alternative to police in crisis interactions

July 20, 2022

Community Alternative Response Emergency Services team is a pilot program by the city of Madison.

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GCC hosting school supply drive to support Madison students

July 13, 2022

Goodman aims to help 200 east side families get geared up for the start of school.

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#BeTheGoodMSN: Spreading son's energy on to others who may need it

May 31, 2022

Fred’s Kindness Fund has provided surprise treats to the community and inspired local businesses to also pass along kindness.

Eastside News Stories, Fritz Food Pantry, Be the Good

#BeTheGoodMSN: A small tale that made a BIG impact

May 19, 2022

Did you hear the one about the blanket, spilled milk and dumpster diving? Read more in the latest letter from our CEO.

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Free Little Museum ready for viewing along Capital City Path

May 9, 2022

Creator Sarah Stankey plans to have seasonal diorama displays for children and passersby to view. The first exhibit is about pollinators.

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What a night! Goodman Community Dinner brings neighbors together

May 6, 2022

Goodman Chef Tyrone Reese, with the help of some TEENworks teens, put together a delicious meal.

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#BeTheGoodMSN: Goodman is an Oasis of Kindness

May 2, 2022

Incivility is a choice. At Goodman, we'll always be an oasis of kindness.

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#BeTheGoodMSN: Representation Matters & Moves

April 27, 2022

When Elijah Muhammad visited Goodman last summer, he was moved to tears seeing so many Black kids and staff coming together in community.

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#BeTheGoodMSN: Gayle is Dedicated to Our Senior Community

April 26, 2022

Since the first day Gayle Laszewski managed our older adult program, she has had their backs.

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