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VIDEO: A Second Chance

March 15, 2012 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

Cultivating economic development involves redefining value from seemingly unlikely sources. Minneapolis-based Project for Pride in Living strives to transform economic value in discarded consumer materials—like plastics bags and bed mattresses—but also invests economic potential into people who largely have fallen through the cracks in our society.

Everyone has potential. Everyone deserves a second chance. As the health and human services safety net continues to take major state cuts, we need to remember what's at stake and what we can do to move Minnesota forward.


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