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Super Pancake Breakfast

January 8, 2019

Horizons Unlimited and Kiwanis are providing a super sized pancake breakfast from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm on Sunday, February 3, 2019 (Super Bowl Sunday). Come enjoy all-you-can-eat hot and fresh…
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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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Super Pancake Breakfast

January 3, 2019

Join us on Sunday, February 3, 2019 for our annual Horizon's Unlimited Super Pancake Breakfast. This will be held at the Emmetsburg VFW from 8:00 am until 12:30 pm. Advance tickets are availabe for $6.50 and are available at our Horizons Unlimited front office. Ticket prices at the door will be…
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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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Ugly Christmas Sweaters

December 18, 2018

Horizons Unlimited employees wore Ugly Christmas Sweaters at the office on Wednesday, December 12th. Pictured here are Evelyn Schneider, HR Specialist, Kristen Elbert, Day Hab Coordinator, Ron Askland, CEO, Lori Morey, Fundraising Specialist, Joe Veltri, Dir. of Job Development, and Carla Firkins,…
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PARC Hall Donation

December 12, 2018

We want to thank PARC Hall from the Palo Alto County Systems in Emmetsburg for donating numerous gifts this holiday season for the Horizons members. We so appreciate our partnership with PARC Hall and the generosity they continuosly show us. Thank you again for your
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The Gift of Giving

December 5, 2018

Christmas time is a time for giving to those in need. Please keep Horizons Unlimited in mind during this holiday season by donating to Horizons Unlimited. Horizons Unlimited provides opportunities for adults with disabilities to develop their full potential in a positive atmosphere. There are…
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Happy Thanksgiving

November 21, 2018

On November 21st, staff and members enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving meal prepared by Tanna Kampen from Kampens Catering. Judy Gralapp and Ciara Bennum helped serve the meal that was prepared along with CEO Ron Askland. Both members and staff enjoyed this special day
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Veterans Appreciation Cofee

November 13, 2018

At the Veteran's Appreciation Coffee held on November 7, 2018, Horizons Unlimited staff presented their employees who are veterans a special mug with an etched flag and their name on them made by Shell Iwen, Blossoming Creations in Emmetsburg. Staff were encouraged to bring pictures of veterans…
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Homecoming Tailgate Fun!

September 18, 2018

Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce Tailgate Event was held on September 14th. We want to thank Jeff Morey for making the Football Throw Board Game. It was a hit! Pictured here getting ready for the fun event are helpers (L to R) Travis Spoo, Elizabeth Fofana, Deanna Lansink, and Lori
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21st Street Group Home hosted Chamber Coffee

September 18, 2018

Holly Carter, Manager of 21st Street Group Home along with the staff and members hosted a Chamber Coffee on Friday, September 14th, 2018 from 9:30 am-10:30 am. All of the staff and members lended a hand in helping to make the coffee a success! Getting everything ready and prepared for the Chamber…
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Direct Support Professional Award

September 18, 2018

Kate Simonson received the Direct Support Professional Award at the Iowa Association of Community Providers event held on September 12th, 2018 at Kimbucks in Emmetsburg. Kate is the Palmer Street Group Home Manager and is a Certified Direct Support Professional through the National Alliance of…
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