Aug 31, 2016
Rise is pleased to recognize two of its direct support professionals, Sue Krause and Ebony Johnson, both of whom received statewide awards for their exemplary work. The awards were presented by the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) at their annual training conference held this summer in Onamia.
Sue was honored with the Enrichment Award for organizations in the Greater Twin Cities metro area. She is the activity coordinator for Rise’s Adult Day Program in Golden Valley which serves people with traumatic…
Aug 29, 2016
Oliver McDowell is proud that his work helps ensure that hospital patients are well-cared for. He is a Central Processing Technician I and sterilizes medical equipment at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in downtown Minneapolis.
To get this good job, Oliver participated in Project SEARCH Minnesota, a collaborative program designed to assist students who have developmental disabilities train for and find a community job that fits their interests and needs. Key to this process is the opportunity for them to participate in three rotating…
Aug 29, 2016
The bright, expansive high-tech facility hums with a steady production flow. Rise’s team of six workers are working on several different tasks in various locations throughout the plant which are all key to Logic’s overall operation.
Logic PD in Eden Prairie provides its customers with “product lifecycle management.” They work in a wide range of industries, including aerospace / defense, commercial / industrial, and medical / life science markets.
“We have one team working here – it’s not Rise and Logic employees separately,”…