The Mission in the News

Dec 18, 2013

Two Mission Residents Receive Their GEDs



Above: Anthony Washington (center) with Ron Gilchrist, Career Employment Specialist, and Dell Kinney of Men’s Programs and Support Services.  Below: Phillip Smith with his GED certificate.

Mission residents Anthony Washington and Phillip Smith recently received their GED certification. The Mission offers residents training in preparation for the GED examination.

“After 40 years I finally accomplished getting my GED,” Phillip says. “I am thankful that the Mission offered me this opportunity.”

Anthony adds: 

“When I heard I could work on my GED when I arrived at the Mission in September, I set a goal to complete it before the New Year. I am grateful for the Mission and the staff that helped me to get my GED.”