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We Grow Dreams helps people with disabilities develop job skills

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Joyce Browne of Naperville says her daughter, Jessica, has learned much through the job skills programs offered at We Grow Dreams. "She has learned to offset the challenge of work with the reward of a paycheck. She has gained maturity and self-esteem."

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We Grow Dreams Greenhouse and Garden Center in West Chicago creates opportunities for Eddie Pinc and others with disabilities to develop skills that will serve them in the workforce.

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The greenhouse and craft programs offer We Grow Dreams participants like Billy Yoakam of Naperville a wide range of work experiences.

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Through its greenhouse, craft and market programs, We Grow Dreams in West Chicago offers opportunities for people with disabilities to develop social and vocational skills. Today, Joyce Browne of Naperville talks about what participating has meant to her daughter, Jessica.
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    • Joyce Browne of Naperville says her daughter, Jessica, has learned much through the job skills programs offered at We Grow Dreams. “She has learned to offset the challenge of work with the reward of a paycheck. She has gained maturity and self-esteem.”
    • We Grow Dreams Greenhouse and Garden Center in West Chicago creates opportunities for Eddie Pinc and others with disabilities to develop skills that will serve them in the workforce.
    • The greenhouse and craft programs offer We Grow Dreams participants like Billy Yoakam of Naperville a wide range of work experiences.
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