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Why Is PDS So "Progressive"? Warning: Strong Opinions, Language and Sarcasm

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2013 | 5:22 PM

By Katy St. Clair, PDS volunteer

By now you've hopefully read a few of our blogs and gotten to know some of the PDS clients... but we thought we would take the time to talk about the bigger picture.

Pacific Diversified Services is a progressive "day program" in Marin...

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Meet Lisa, Robin and Victoria: The Banana Republic Posse

(0) Comments | Posted February 20, 2013 | 6:54 PM

By Katy St. Clair, PDS volunteer
Lisa grabs a big handful of packaged tights from the back room and then heads out to the sales floor. She knows exactly what to do and how to do it, because she has worked at Banana Republic now for 15 years. Lisa...

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Meet Guy: A Great Guy With a Great Job!

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2013 | 11:35 PM

By Katy St. Clair


"How many crows you see today?" asks Guy's coworker.

"I saw six," he replies, looking up into the sky to see if he can spot a seventh. In Marin County, the crows are big and coal-black, their wings as shiny as charred wood.

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Meet JR -- A Valued Asset to Our Workforce

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2013 | 5:28 PM

By Katy St. Clair, PDS volunteer

"Today, you are going to see me at Costco," said JR, taking a sip of his coffee at Starbucks before his shift. He has worked there since 1993 and it's his job to go around the store and collect the empty boxes in the...

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The 'Other' for Too Long

(9) Comments | Posted January 22, 2013 | 9:00 AM

California has been at the forefront of our country's drive to embrace its diversity. When people talk about promoting diversity, they usually are referring to people of varying race, religions, or sexuality living peacefully side by side in society. A truly diverse society embraces everyone for both their differences and...

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