Inside ABC: Winter 2018/19



Winter 2018/19

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Table of Contents

ABC Forges Ahead “Into the Future”
Executive Director Bruce Remme details some of the dramatic changes recent years have brought to ABC and how this environment has invigorated a new culture and passion for carrying the organization’s mission “Into the Future.”

Why I Give to ABC
Kristen Lynne writes about growing up in an era when individuals with disabilities were routinely segregated from the general population and how working for ABC and family experience changed her perspective on what was possible. She has been able to give back to the organization by employing several unconventional donation methods.

Presenting the ABC Positive Support Team
ABC staff from Rochester and Houston County have been attending trainings to complete a three-year Person Centered Practices program sponsored by the University of Minnesota

New Board Member: Leah Holmes
Leah is a Licensed Psychologist at Zumbro Valley Health Center. For over 30 years she has provided individual and group psychotherapy, as well as behavior consultation services to persons with special needs and their families.

Employee Spotlight
A new feature of Inside ABC that provides brief profiles of some of the amazing participants working for ABC. 

ABC In Action
Photo gallery highlighting recent ABC activities and events, including the ABC Prom, awards banquets and holiday fun in the community.

Help ABC Replace “Henry” the Pallet Jack
ABC needs your help to replace our aging electric pallet jack. 

On the Tee with ABC 2019
The weather outside may be frightful right at the moment, but golf really is right around the corner in the form of ABC’s annual golf event, this year scheduled for June 3 at the Rochester Golf and Country Club.

Staff Retirements

Tribues & Memorials