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Tablescapes 2019

February 12, 2019

Please join us for a Theme Table Dinner Gala Event for Horizons Unlimited to raise funds for persons with disabilities. This is our 9th Annual Theme Tablescapes and we would ike to invite you to this…
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New van purchased with donations

May 23, 2019

Thank you to all who have donated to Horizons Unlimited!!! With your donations we were able to purchase a newer van for our members and as you can see they love
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Tablescapes Sponsorships

April 22, 2019

We want to thank our Tablescape Sponsors for your sponsorship for our 9th Annual Tablescapes Fundraiser. We also want to thank those who purchased tickets, the table decorators for decorating the tables, volunteers for their help, the Wild Rose Casino for providing a wonderful meal and providing…
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Managers Jeff Crawford and Kate Simonson earn their DSP 1

April 1, 2019

Horizons Unlimited congratulates Managers Jeff Crawford and Kate Simonson on earning their DSP 1. Horizons Unlimited is a member of the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP). The NADSP works to elevate the status of direct support professionals by improving practice standards,…
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The One Gift Program

March 14, 2019

The One Gift Program gives the State of Iowa employees the opportunity to contribute to participating charitable agencies through payroll deduction. Over 400 charitable agencies offer much needed assistance to Iowans throughout the state by providing a variety of services. When you contribute to…
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Horizons Unlimited is 3rd in the Nation to offer the NADSP E-Badge Academy

March 7, 2019

Horizons Unlimited is continuing its commitment to their Direct Support Professionals in providing the NADSP E-Badge Academy. The National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) has launched the NADSP E-Badge Academy, which offers Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) the ability to earn…
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Community Life Engagement

March 5, 2019

Community Life Engagement Director Kristen Elbert visited with the members about the important responsibilities that the police officersd have and that their responsibilities go above and beyond just catching the bad guys, and they deserve a lot of thanks for all of their work during the winter…
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Joe Veltri Receives Volunteer Award

February 25, 2019

Congratulations to Joe Veltri, Job Development Director on receiving the 5 under 40 Volunteer Award at the Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet held on February 18, 2019. Joe was one of 5 that were awarded this award for persons in the community who volunteer and devote their time and energy for…
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Super Pancake Breakfast

February 12, 2019

Thank you to all who came and supported our Super Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at the VFW, and making it a success! Thank you Kiwanis for serving the delicious meal, the Iowa Lakes Community College Swim Team and Coach Todd Peters and the Horizons Unlimited employees and members…
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Horizons Unlimited Supports Employees through NADSP Membership

January 7, 2019

Horizons Unlimited is demonstrating its commitment to Direct Support Professionals (DSP's) and other employees by becoming a member of the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP). Membership through NADSP means that Horizons Unlimited is making an investment in staff development…
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Retirement Party for Evelyn Schneider

January 2, 2019

A retirement party was held on Friday, December 28, 2018, for Evelyn Schneider who retired as the Human Resource Specialist/Administrative Assistant. Evelyn worked for Horizons Unlimited for 12 1/2 years. Horizons Unlimited hosted a party for Evelyn, and the staff and members stopped in to wish her…
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Members Christmas Party 2018

December 26, 2018

The members enjoyed a Christmas Party held at the Parish Center on Friday, December 21st, 2018. The management team served the members and staff pizza and pop. The members dressed up as the nativity scene and Jack Parish also dressed up as a Santa for the afternoon. The members thought it was extra…
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