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Twins great Tony Oliva visits ProAct Golf Classic fun and festivities

Attendees at the 2018 ProAct Golf Classic took part in a two-hour meet and greet session over lunch with retired Minnesota Twins rightfielder Tony Oliva. Batting .304 for his career, Oliva played in the Twins’ early days, from 1962 to ...

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2018 ProAct Golf Classic Winners
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Mendota Heights team wins ProAct Golf Classic

Wrapping up on the course just before a torrential rainfall, the 2018 ProAct Golf Classic fundraiser at Southview Country Club in West St. Paul entertained 126 golfers, closing with a gourmet dinner, silent and live auctions. A team from InboxDollars ...

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Please note Eagan location changes to begin on August 27

To our participants, their families, drivers and residences: Help us keep you safe and better provide services by following the new procedures below: We ask that participants be dropped off at the ProAct main entrance no earlier than 8 a.m. ...

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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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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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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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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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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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ProAct’s Zach Sjoblom, left, met Congressman Steny Hoyer of Maryland at a Burnsville event.
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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
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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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