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Virtual Services mark one-year

ProAct celebrated its one-year anniversary of Virtual Enrichment services on May 4. “ProAct Together” Virtual Services, is a well-received innovation that helped participants to overcome the isolation and lack of stimulation brought on by the pandemic. Program Manager Stephanie Osman ...

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Eagan site hosts county vaccine clinic

by Kim Feller, VP of programs and services We were thrilled to have had the opportunity to partner with Dakota County to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to our participants, their families and caregivers; as well as staff and community members. We ...

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CEO: Services grow, hopeful for future, benefits of vaccines

It’s a new year and there’s wider appreciation for something we have valued for a long time – socialization. Who could have predicted that a virus would help us to appreciate the small talk, the jokes and “how are you” ...

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CEO leaves legacy of trust, integrity, respect

Retiring ProAct CEO Steve Ditschler led the organization for some 20 years, coordinating an expansion from one to six locations and a fourfold increase in revenue. “I think ProAct is a better organization today than it was when Steve came, ...

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Ditschler named for workforce award

Source: Dakota-Scott Workforce Development BoardThe Mark McAfee Friend of Workforce Development Award is presented to an individual who has championed workforce issues at the local, state or federal level. This year’s recipient is Steve Ditschler. Ditschler, retiring CEO of ProAct, ...

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Online projects with ‘castle twist’ achieve their goal: having fun

Computer angles, lighting and other online glitches can’t dissuade Robin Smith and her ProAct participants from having a good time with art projects. They are part of a Wednesday virtual enrichment arts class held on Zoom. The Eagan classroom instructor ...

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After partial pause, employment help presses on

While coronavirus cautions put some people’s lives on hold early on, many people with disabilities continued to rely on employment services. ProAct in Eagan delivered them. People who had been placed in jobs still required coaching, and ProAct was one ...

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From the President

June 1 was my beginning at ProAct and to say that our participants are dearly missed is an understatement. For many who rely on our services, the feeling is mutual. From the calls and e-mails we are getting, I know ...

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2020 ProAct Golf Classic Canceled – ProAct, Inc. Serving people with disabilities for more than 45 years.

2020 ProAct Golf Classic canceled – #dakotacounty #disabilities #goodhuecounty It is with deep regret that we are announcing the cancellation of the 2020 ProAct Golf Classic event, which was scheduled for Monday, August 31, due to COVID-19 precautions. Our one ...

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Long satisfied life, brain injury and all

Ed Lane did not want to retire. His passion in life was work, and ProAct in Eagan was where he did it. The 72-year-old was having health issues in January, and his sister and guardian, Peggy Lane, faced a mounting ...

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