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A group of preschool kids play in the snow on a sunny day at the Goodman Community Center.

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

January 19, 2024

We're celebrating Goodman's 70th birthday all year long!

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

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

A group of UW Madison athletes hold grocery bags and smile at the Goodman Center's Thanksgiving Basket Drive. Two athletes are in turkey costumes.

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

November 30, 2023

4,312 Thanksgiving Baskets! That's a new record, and we have our incredibly supportive community to thank.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

Goodman Community Center teens Shayla and Kiara outside the center.

Goodman Community Center is a special place to these 2 amazing teens

November 3, 2023

When GCC is a student’s ‘third place’ — offering a deep sense of belonging — they create a more secure future for themselves.

Lussier LOFT High School, Letesha Nelson, Eastside News Stories, Teens

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

October 26, 2023

Thanksgiving update: So many families need our help this year.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

October 5, 2023

Believe it or not, it's time to talk turkey! We're gearing up for Thanksgiving at the Goodman Center.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

September 14, 2023

September is Hunger Action Month

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

August 17, 2023

What's good at Goodman? Getting ready for the school year!

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

Goodman Announces Living Wage for All Adult Staff

July 18, 2023

CEO Letesha Nelson announced an internal minimum wage of $20/hour at a press conference on July 18.

Press Release, Letesha Nelson, Neighborhood News, Living Wage Initiative

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

July 13, 2023

Summer is in full swing at Goodman, and we're planning ahead for the school year with our annual backpack drive.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

June 22, 2023

In the latest Goodman newsletter, reflecting on Juneteenth and gearing up for summer at Goodman.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson

From the Desk of Letesha Nelson

May 10, 2023

Community is right here! People coming together is the most amazing thing.

Letesha Letters, Letesha Nelson