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New Options News and Views

Be sure to check out the latest newsletter update from New Options – ProAct in Shakopee. There’s a lot happening in Scott County. View the newsletter in pdf format

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Not giving up, 20-year participant makes jump to job market

Ed Hubley, foreground, stocks shelves at the Dollar Tree store in Cottage Grove and is appreciated by Store Manager Tracy Arett, left, and ProAct Designated Coordinator Charlotte Eastin. Using a ...

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Record drifts in Red Wing defy memory

Major snowstorms and icy roads impacted ProAct’s Red Wing location in February, but few could predict, or remember a dramatic scene like the drifts on the morning of February 25. ...

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Grant for wellness brings stand-up desks

“Sit-to-stand” computer desks came to ProAct in Red Wing thanks to a grant from Goodhue County and the Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP). “It’s fantastic,” said Designated Coordinator Rachel NaSal. ...

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From the President

It is always gratifying to contribute to the success and satisfaction of the people we serve. It is one of the reasons many of us chose to work in this ...

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Great host, her skills fit

The lunch crowd can line up all the way out the front door at Chik-fil-A in Maplewood, and as the food comes out, ProAct’s Virginia Moorhouse is there to keep ...

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Valued partner: Noiseland Industries

Quick turnarounds, elaborate record jackets and imported vinyl from France are par for the course for Noiseland Industries. The company calls on ProAct to package new and re-released albums in ...

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You can support us through Amazon

A portion of your Amazon purchases can support ProAct if you buy using amazonsmile.com. ProAct is registered. Simply log in and choose us as your organization to support. Join us ...

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Volunteerism helps build job skills

Marta Susag, left and Tom Taylor, right, gain job skills as volunteers at Thrifty Sisters in Bay City, Wis. ProAct Coordinator Gloria Solsaa said Owner Pam Wilkins, center, is “wonderful, ...

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Employer partner finds match

Photo: Culver’s GM Tara Vonte relies on Brandon Marcks, who washes dishes on weekday afternoons and helps keep the restaurant clean. Brandon Marcks at ProAct in Red Wing was ready ...

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