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Pamela Goings

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Review for RAGPICKER INC , Baltimore, MD, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

The Ragpicker is a new community based non-profit organization that prides itself on giving everyone the opportunity to recover from drugs or alcohol. In most companies before any one will assist you the first question is "Do you have any money?" As far as the president, Michele Granruth, is concerned - - her first question is "Do you want to live a drug or alcohol free life?" For those that answer yes, she and her dedicated staff make it possible to people who would not otherwise be afforded the opportunity due to financial status. The Ragpicker will link individuals and families to direct services that will allow them to recover in healthy environments so that their journey to recovery will be wholesome and pleasant.

Role:  Volunteer & I help clients with whatever their need may be on any given day. Specifically, if clients need employment I refer them to job readiness and workforce development programs. If a client needs to get his or her GED, I link them with our educational program.