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Outstanding Achievement Award winners

ProAct leaders nominated several staff for Outstanding Achievement Awards in the second quarter. Please read these summaries and share in congratulating these individuals: Hannah Baker Hannah has worked in the Eagan West office as a vocational specialist since June of ...

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Kudos to you, and our future at ProAct

COVID-19 turned our world of day programming and employment services upside down in March of 2020 with the closure of all in-center services. Our employment and support services continued at a reduced capacity but we were forced to layoff a ...

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Grocery interview first, then fitness center job nearby

ProAct vocational specialist Pat Hoppe helped build this young man’s confidence for his first job interview ever at Fresh Thyme in Apple Valley. That gig didn’t come through. Undeterred, the two of them pursued another position just blocks away at ...

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Dennis O’Meara was the perfect, “small town kind of guy,” said one staff member

He was the oldest participant at ProAct in Shakopee, and tallied nearly 31 years with the group. O’Meara, of Shakopee, passed away on August 18 at the age of 82. #ScottCountyMN #disabilities Staff member knew for 30 years Direct service ...

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Back in the saddle in Hudson – ProAct, Inc. Serving people with disabilities for more than 45 years.

Back in the saddle – ProAct in Hudson, Wis. is serving close to half of its pre-COVID-19 entourage of participants, and almost two-thirds when one counts a small group receiving virtual enrichment services provided from Eagan. #stcroixcountywi #disabilities “So glad ...

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Remembered for her love – ProAct, Inc. Serving people with disabilities for more than 45 years.

Remembered for her love #dakotacountymn #disabilities #minnesota She used powerful words to diffuse situations, “I love you.” Many carry this memory of ProAct participant Sherri Baker, who passed away in July. To honor the 54-year-old who attended ProAct in Eagan ...

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Main page – ProAct, Inc. Serving people with disabilities for more than 45 years.

Mothers share “Just a quick note to say how much Seamis is enjoying his online classes! They have really made a difference for him! Thank you so much!” Dana, Red Wing #redwingmn #disabilities (Seamis engages in chair yoga, friendship group, ...

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MOHR Minnesota

Stateapproves emergency funding for service providers #mnleg #disabilities The Minnesota Legislature approved $30.4 million in relief funding for disability service providers during the special session in August. The dollars are split, with $20.3 million for Retention Grants and $10.1 million ...

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Helping student to pursue his ‘wings’ – ProAct, Inc. Serving people with disabilities for more than 45 years.

Helping student to pursue his ‘wings’ #scottcountymn #disabilities #minnesota Cleared for takeoff, it was onward and upward for one young man served by ProAct. Kevin Valverde Bustos has career aspirations to be a pilot, and ProAct employment specialist Cindy Besonnie ...

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He cared for all, found purpose

Dennis O’Meara was the perfect, “small town kind of guy,” said one staff member. He was the oldest participant at ProAct in Shakopee, and tallied nearly 31 years with the group. O’Meara, of Shakopee, passed away on August 18 at ...

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