Summer 2019
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Welcome to the Summer 2019 Mains'l newsletter!

We hope this gives you a great snapshot of what we're up to as an agency, offers you information of interest, and inspires you with stories of success from around our community.

 - Terri Williams, Mains'l CEO

Table of Contents


Mains'l Turns 30

In 2019, we're celebrating three decades of serving people of all abilities. Learn more about the vision that was born in 1989 and lives on to this day.


Making a Difference in Africa

In April, our crew embarked on the ninth annual Mains'l mission trip to Africa. California Director Anne Silcher reflects on the incredible experience.


2019 Annual Awards

We're proud of our incredible annual award winners who have worked tirelessly to help people reach their hopes and dreams. Read their nominations.

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Uncovering New Passions and Vocation | Sinclair's Story

Sinclair is truly taking strides towards his hopes and dreams — he's enrolled in college courses, is building key life skills and discovered a passion for printing. Read his inspiring success story, in his own words.

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Mains'l Ad Campaign Shares Powerful Success Stories

We've launched an exciting new ad campaign focused on telling powerful real-life stories from the people we support, our crew and our communities. See it on a billboard, on social media and on Spotify soon!

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We're a Top 150 Workplace!

We're thrilled to be honored by Star Tribune as one of the top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota. Read more about this incredible win for our crew.

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Our Possible, Impossible Future

Our CEO Terri Williams shares her reflections on the past and her vision for the future of Mains'l.


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Person Centeredness Starts With Balance

Allison Bohlke, our senior manager for health and wellness, reflects on how we can all be more person centered by focusing on balances within our lives.

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