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29 Jun
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Have you heard about Customized Employment?

It’s a flexible process designed to personalize the employment relationship between a job candidate and an employer that meets the needs of both.  Learn more.

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29 Jun
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ProAct Playhouse does Shakespeare

Be sure to view photos from the recent ProAct Playhouse presentation of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at the Lakeville Area Arts Center. The abridged version of the Shakespeare comedy dazzled the audience. Watch for an announcement soon for the October ...

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29 Jun
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Hudson now helps teens with work

The Hudson location recently added more than a dozen high school students with disabilities under age 18 to its work training effort. Job Developer Traci Borchardt said business, life and soft skills are emphasized, as well as job coaching. “We’re ...

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29 Jun
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Business open house engages

ProAct’s Eagan location held a business open house event, drawing customers and prospects in for presentations and a tour to familiarize them with the nonprofit’s work, and its people. “You can see that we continue to expand and grow, that ...

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27 Jun
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July ProAct Post

Engaging businesses . . . Ice Bucket challenge . . . Great jobs . . . New services in Hudson Read the July issue of the ProAct Post

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20 Jun
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Job Posting – Vocational Specialist – Eagan

Position Site/location Vocational Specialist Eagan Requirements: *B.A. Degree in vocational rehabilitation or related field. 2 Years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. *Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. *Must be CPR and 1st ...

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20 Jun
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Job Posting – Full Time Designated Coordinator – Eagan

Job Posting Position Site/location Full-Time Designated Coordinator Eagan – Employment Program Requirements: *Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Human Services related field; and two  years experience working with people with disabilities or equivalent combination of education and experience. *Must be CPR and ...

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06 Jun
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Job Posting – Bus Drivers – Red Wing

  Job Posting Position Site/location Bus Driver  (flexible hours and full-time positions available) Class D Driver’s License or CDL with passenger endorsement Red Wing Requirements: *High School diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience ...

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ProAct’s Zach Sjoblom, left, met Congressman Steny Hoyer of Maryland at a Burnsville event.
04 Jun
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Will passion for politics lead to opportunities? That’s their hope.

Eagan Designated Coordinator Charlotte Eastin has been known to think well outside the box when it comes to work and volunteer opportunities for the individuals she serves, and participant Zach Sjoblom’s love of politics is leading to some unconventional approaches. ...

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Deb Robinson
29 May
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Staying the course by expanding her skills, job loyalty

Deb Robinson at a Mendota Heights McDonald’s had her hours cut after long term road construction impacted the restaurant. She considered finding another position, explains ProAct Designated Coordinator Matt Anderson, but there was a different option. “Ultimately, we decided together ...

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