Oct 20
Victoria Harris, Community Support Coordinator
Dungarvin Wisconsin

Racing Ride-Along Experience for J.R.

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Dungarvin Wisconsin provides supports to Garry “J.R.” Martin. Years ago, J.R. used to race cars in Illinois, cheered on by his wife and children. Racing runs in J.R.’s family, as he is related to racing legend Mark Martin, J.R's father’s cousin. Tragically, when racing on the figure 8 track in Rockford, Illinois in the … Read Full Post

Oct 05
Maryanne Hawkins, Director
Dungarvin Nevada

Achieving a Dream and Conquering a Mountain

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Max and Amy’s dream was to be able to climb the Grand Teton with Andrew. In July 2015, Max Hammer contacted Dungarvin about being a Host Home provider for Andrew "Bob" Harris, an individual with Down Syndrome. Andrew had grown up on a ranch in Incline Village in Tahoe, Nevada. Coming from a family … Read Full Post

Aug 15
Charlie Ryan, Area Director
Dungarvin Wisconsin

Experience of a Lifetime at the World Series

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  Ken C. had the experience of a lifetime at Game 4 of the World Series last October. Ken has received supports from Dungarvin Wisconsin since 1994 and has always wanted to go see … Read Full Post

Jul 17
Lisa Buckentin, Community Support Staff
Dungarvin Minnesota

Never “Empty Your Bucket” List

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Many years ago, when I first started working with Wally, the person I support, we watched a movie that had come out, called "The Bucket List". This movie prompted Wally to make his own bucket list.   Over the next 9+ years of working together, many of the items on Wally's bucket list were accomplished. … Read Full Post

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