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03/06/2019 08:03Author Stacey Schultz

Our thanks to the Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation for providing the funding to begin our 100 Days…100 Smiles project!

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10/08/2018 08:10Author Jennifer Blum

Thank you, Frame Church members!

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09/24/2018 02:09Author Jennifer Blum

Join us on Friday, October 26th from 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Hotel Marshfield for our 2018 Evening to Inspire Tailgate Party!

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08/07/2018 01:08Author Jennifer Blum

This exciting evening will feature Piano Fondue, a high-energy “dueling pianos” performance.

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04/17/2018 12:04Author Danielle Nystrom & Heather Bailey

The Marshfield Young Professionals (MYP) group has organized a Blind Volleyball Tournament, during YPweek, to benefit Opportunity Development Centers, Inc. (ODC).

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03/07/2018 01:03Author Jennifer Blum

This lucky group of hockey fans has some connections!

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02/13/2018 11:02Author Erica Utegaard

Luke has been working at Applebee’s in Marshfield for only a couple of months, but he’s made such an impression...

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02/07/2018 11:02Author Jennifer Blum

Following in the footsteps of previous Wisconsin Rapids Project SEARCH classes, this year’s interns...

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01/25/2018 08:01Author Jennifer Blum

ODC and Aspirus Wausau Hospital hosted their very first “information night” for those interested in our newest Project SEARCH program, slated to begin at the hospital with the start of the 2018–2019 school year.

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11/21/2017 01:11Author Mary Blanchard

Today, I received an email that, from an ODC job developer’s perspective, is as good as it gets.

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09/20/2017 01:09Author Jennifer Blum

We are so honored by the generosity of Paul and Rita Meier, owners of the Blue Heron Brew Pub in Marshfield!

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08/31/2017 01:08Author Jennifer Blum

Matt was a volunteer firefighter with the Amherst Fire District when he had an accident that caused a traumatic brain injury… he was just 27 years old.

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07/14/2017 02:07Author Jennifer Koth

On Wednesday, four Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Baseball players and their Marketing Manager visited ODC.

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05/15/2017 10:05Author Jennifer Blum

Our Stevens Point Day Services group was recently invited to Polito’s Pizza on Main Street to witness the work...

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05/01/2017 12:05Author Lynn Haefer & Miranda Gregory

We recall a time, not so long ago, when people with disabilities were not acknowledged as members of society and community-based employment was unheard of. 

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03/28/2017 02:03Author Jen Pelot

Last Tuesday, ODC’s Employment Services team in Wisconsin Rapids celebrated our Wisconsin Rapids area employers at an annual Employer Appreciation Breakfast.

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02/27/2017 10:02Author Holly Skinner, Goodwill Marshfield

Ryan has always been a star participant in Goodwill’s on-the-job training program. He’s dedicated, organized and a hard worker.

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02/16/2017 02:02Author Jennifer Blum

No, it wasn’t “speed dating”… it was “speed interviewing”, and our Wisconsin Rapids Project SEARCH interns came away with some great feedback on interviewing for an employment position! 

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12/21/2016 09:12Author Jennifer Blum

Have you ever seen two people look so happy to be cleaning?

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12/12/2016 12:12Author Jennifer Blum

Trista felt very alone and trusted no one when she came to ODC. She had no self-confidence or sense of self-worth, and she was sure she was a failure.

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11/15/2016 11:11Author Jennifer Blum

Barb has participated in ODC’s supported employment services since 1998, when she started working at Hillers True Value. 

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10/25/2016 01:10Author Jennifer Blum

Did you miss ODC’s Evening in Paris last week?

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10/20/2016 07:10Author Community Exploration Group

Last week, the Community Exploration Group, a part of ODC’s Day Services, had a guest speaker – Chuck Newman. The group was able to “go on an adventure” with Chuck...

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09/22/2016 09:09Author Community Exploration Group

Last week, the Community Exploration Group, a part of ODC’s Day Services, went to visit the South Wood County Airport – Alexander Field. The group decided to take over the ODC blog to discuss their visit, in a new blog series called, "Exploring Our Community".

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