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Community Chat with Letesha: JEDI Masters

December 12, 2023

Letesha was joined by four local leaders to discuss justice, equity, diversity and inclusion (JEDI) work. It was an invigorating morning!

Letesha Nelson, Community Stories, At the Center

The student staff of "Tower TV" video tape a segment for an episode.

East High ‘Tower TV’ is must-see TV

November 20, 2023

For the past 16 years, Madison East High School has had a student-run monthly YouTube program “Tower TV.” It’s time to add it to your watchlist.

Neighborhood News, Teens, Community Stories

Celebrating Veterans: A Q+A with Three Vets in GCCs Older Adult Program

November 9, 2023

Karl Kleeman, Gary Lothe and Bobbi Brown discuss their experiences in the service, their lives after serving and their thoughts on Veterans Day.

Older Adults, Community Stories

Staff Spotlight: Ms. Judy

October 27, 2023

Volunteering, clowns and a classroom built for growing minds: get to know Purple House's Ms. Judy.

Volunteers, Childcare, Community Stories

The Faces of MAScK: Pt. 1

March 22, 2023

Goodman history and community dedication collide to form a new kind of youth program.

Lussier LOFT Middle School, Community Stories

Farm to Food Bank program enters fourth year

February 21, 2023

Program provides fresh produce, dairy and eggs to pantries across Dane County, including Goodman

Community Stories, Fritz Food Pantry

Why is it important to make a will?

October 25, 2022

Creating a will is a great way to secure your future and protect what you love.

Community Stories, Planned Giving

Members of Plymouth UCC pose with Goodman CEO Letesha Nelson and members of the Goodman early childhood education staff in a preschool classrooms.

#BeTheGoodMSN: Plymouth UCC is fostering community

October 10, 2022

Two years ago, the relationship between Plymouth UCC and the Goodman Center blossomed into something pretty great for our kiddos and our community.

Community Stories, Be the Good

Forward offers cold brews with cold brew

September 20, 2022

Forward Craft and Coffee brings a unique twist to the typical brew pub or coffee house by serving both craft beer and gourmet coffee.

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories

Volunteers wearing Goodman Center t-shirts stand with a shopping cart filled with school supplies.

#BeTheGoodMSN: Goodman Center Backpack & School Supply Drive Update

September 8, 2022

The Goodman Center was able to provide 438 local kids with school supplies this year, thanks to the generosity of our community.

Community Stories, Be the Good

Honor GCC's 70 years with Love & Legacy

July 5, 2022

Goodman launches Love & Legacy campaign to strengthen and secure the center’s future by inspiring and documenting 70 planned gifts

Eastside News Stories, Community Stories, Planned Giving