Category Archives: Hudson

Back in the saddle in Hudson

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 ...


ProAct response to COVID-19

To ensure the health and safety of our participants, stakeholders and staff during this current health crisis, ProAct is implementing the following policies and processes effective March 16, 2020 and ...


‘Hudson Hot Air Affair’ goes inside for participants

The big event in Hudson, Wis. happens in February, as the Hudson Hot Air Affair floats in for frosted views of the St. Croix River via hot air balloons. ProAct ...


Recognition, 10 year celebration in Hudson

ProAct in Hudson recently held its First Annual Recognition Awards Banquet to recognize participants with disabilities, eat and share some good cheer with families. Participants and staff made seven different ...

The 1.2 million pound “Big Boy” steam locomotive rolled into Baldwin, Wis., attracting nearly the entire crew of participants and staff from ProAct in Hudson.

‘Big Boy’ steam train dazzles in Baldwin

Hundreds of people gathered in Baldwin, Wis. for the arrival of the Union Pacific’s “Big Boy,” a restored steam locomotive, and ProAct was there to witness history past’s intersection with ...

Debbie and her brother Gary, who attends ProAct in Hudson, Wisconsin

The Gary ‘he used to be’

Gary Olson, 60, grew up on a farm in western Wisconsin in the 1970s, where he was close to his father, drove tractors and did chores as a teenager. Then, ...


School, work brought on Hudson hotel job

An unpaid internship at River Falls Area Hospital gave Rachel Estes valuable experience. After graduating high school, her next phase involves a good paying job, thanks in part to ProAct. ...


Holiday events: Hudson, Wis.

Santa Claus made an appearance and handed out gifts to participants at ProAct’s Hudson location. They joined with staff and some family members for a ham and scalloped potatoes meal ...


ProAct Recognition Banquet- Red Wing

Individuals served, their families and staff came together at Treasure Island Resort and Casino for ProAct’s 45th Annual Recognition Banquet. The nonprofit’s Red Wing, Hudson and Zumbrota locations were among ...


Grocery job tryout serves Wis. teen

Past prom queen Eden Foster is learning new things about popularity, and customer service, as one of the first of a group of teens with disabilities who are trying out ...