Goodwill backs off decision to lay off workers with disabilities

Goodwill backs off decision to lay off workers with disabilities

Land of Lincoln Goodwill said Wednesday it is backing off of its decision to lay off workers with disabilities because the state’s minimum wage is increasing.A statement released by President and CEO Sharon Durbin said the “outpouring of comments” has caused the organization “to take pause.”“Our recent decision regarding the Voc Rehab program and the resulting harm it might have caused falls short of living up to our mission and we [...]