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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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Smart Living Technology Program Launch by Able Link Technologies

July 30, 2018

Pilot Project Launched at Horizons Unlimited

Horizons Unlimited is the first in the state to receive training on the Smart Living Technology Program provided by Able Link Technologies.

The Horizons Unlimited Board approved submitting a grant to the PACDGC for the Smart Living Technology Program…

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Joe Veltri is New Director of Job Development

July 13, 2018

Horizons Unlimited welcomes Joe Veltri as the new Director of Job Development. Joe is replacing Josiah Schmidt who is relocating out-of-state for graduate school. Mr. Veltri has been working with Horizons for the past two years. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree…

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Lori Morey is New Fundraising Specialist

July 12, 2018

Horizons Unlimited is excited to announce Lori Morey as our new Fundraising Specialist! Lori will be lending her talents and experience to fundraising, event planning, public relations, and marketing, all in service of our mission to help people with
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Horizons Welcomes Suzette Biddle

June 29, 2018

Horizons Unlimited is pleased to welcome Suzette Biddle, a new Direct Support Professional working at our 19th Street Group
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Challenge Day on June 2nd

May 25, 2018

Special Olympics is hosting Challenge Day at the Smith Wellness Center on Saturday June 2nd beginning at 9:30 am with a parade of athletes. Lunch and t-shirts are provided free of charge to all participants and athletes. Athletes will have the opportunity to bring home 10 ribbons and a trophy. This…
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