Join us at our signature fundraiser on Sept. 16 and 17 to support One Vision (formerly Opportunity Village).

Golden Heart Award winners are nominated by both staff and peers for displaying courage, compassion and community connections.

Our newest retail venture will help reduce our organization’s reliance on Medicaid funding, provide job opportunities for supported individuals.

Registration is open for the event, which will be held June 10 at Shimkat Motors in Fort Dodge.

In a much-anticipated first step to launching a Children’s Autism Center in the Fort Dodge area, Opportunity Village has hired Kristin Baade to facilitate family support services in Webster County and surrounding areas.

The summit will be held at EB Stillman Auditorium at Clear Lake Middle School, located at 1601 3rd Ave. N.

As of 2014, 47 percent of Iowa's disabled population was employed in their communities.

Organization working to achieve goals of reducing reliance on Medicaid funding and helping supported individuals obtain community employment.

Eight staff at the Opportunity Village Children’s Autism Center are working to obtain certification as registered behavior technicians (RBT).

Three things have kept Donna Peterson at Opportunity Village for 40 years — God, family, and service.

Discounted monthly and annual membership rates are available for those who wish to use both the gym and pool.

The event will be held April 8 at Willowbrook Mall in Mason City.

Carol Segerstrom and Shelly Savoy are the recipients of the most recent Tom Thornblade awards, presented at an all-staff training held in January.

Residents throughout North Iowa are invited to join radio personality J. Brooks of 98.7 KISS Country and the Opportunity Village Children's Autism Center to celebrate autism advocacy at the third annual J. Brooks Walk-A-Block fundraiser on April 2.

In this season of Thanksgiving, I am mindful of so much for which we have to be grateful. Each day, I am privileged to be a part of an organization that directly impacts the quality of life of many.

Are you a Thrivent Financial member or know someone who is? Here are a couple great opportunities to help the Village.

Seminars will be held Oct. 20 and Oct. 27. Both are free to the public.

Individuals supported by Opportunity Village, as well as Village staff and family, will present two special performances Oct. 7 and 9, inviting the community to look beyond appearance and discover what makes us unique.

Abby Howell is only one employee at Tried & True, but she is a unique and valuable asset to Opportunity Village’s third and newest resale store.

As Opportunity Village rolled through the month of August and into September, I continue to be amazed at the amount of change we are facing and the pace at which our organization continues to adjust.

In August, Pastor Scott Sokol stepped fully into the role of spiritual resources coordinator, vacated by Pastor Rich Murray, who retired in July.

Gordon Peterson started working at the Village in August 1976. Forty years later, it’s safe to say, he’s found the place he’s meant to be.

The open house is scheduled Aug. 26 from 5-7 p.m. at the center, located on Opportunity Village’s Clear Lake campus.