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New job brings return to independence

. . Virtual music helps nonverbal man . . . Day at Capitol #dakotacountymn #disabilities #redwingmn engages participants . . . Employment grows in southwest Are you receiving updates from ProAct? Text ProAct to 22828 and sign up today!

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Road to recovery involves waiting, speaking up, continued service

The warmer days this month helped us to see the light at the end of winter’s tunnel, and even more are hoping for the same with the pandemic. It has been a year. The vaccines are coming and guidelines are ...

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Return to independence, personal growth comes with retail job

When another disability provider closed its doors last year, Michael Zalesky, who is in his mid-30s, was let go from a warehouse crew after three years. Family said he loved the work. Little did he know that months later, he ...

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Garden prep underway, sales in May

Signs of spring are in the air and ProAct in Shakopee is prepping for a bountiful garden harvest with mini-greenhouses inside and plans for garden beds and the full outdoor greenhouse in April. “It’s important to learn how to grow ...

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Day at Capitol, chance for input, comaraderie

Minnesota Virtual Disability Services Day at the Capitol drew out groups from ProAct in Red Wing and Eagan. Some participated in the online rally and others met with their legislators to share their concerns. “We talked about funding, how it ...

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Silk painting takes form for DSP

Two years ago, Rebel Rozeboom, a direct service professional at ProAct in Shakopee, channeled her interest in art and design to silk painting. She had tie-dyed T-shirts, and noticed that the online store where she bought materials also carried products ...

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Job Posting – Bus Driver (flexible hours and full-time positions available) – Red Wing

Position Site/location Bus Driver- Red Wing Are you passionate about helping others in the growing human services field?  If so, come and join an energetic team committed to making a positive impact on the lives of individuals with disabilities.  ProAct Inc ...

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March 9 offers a chance to share views with your legislators about the value of disability service

s. The event is Virtual Disability Services Day at the Capitol and meetings are being scheduled now. #DisabilityServicesDay Signing up is easy.

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Arleen Sullivan, a chief commercial client services officer with Old National Bank, is serving as chair of the board for ProAct, Inc

for the 2021 fiscal year. #disabilities #minnesota #oldnationalbank “I am pleased to have Arleen Sullivan’s experience in lending, finance and team management to help the organization during financially challenging times,” said ProAct President and CEO Judie Foster-Lupkin. “Her broad experience ...

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Outstanding Achievement Award winners

ProAct leaders nominated several staff for Outstanding Achievement Awards in the fourth quarter of 2020. Check out the details and please congratulate these individuals: Dannielle Mullins Dannielle (Danni) is a virtual enrichment instructor who has naturally taken the lead for ...

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