URGENT CALL TO ACTION! We need your help!

July 8, 2020 To:  WACOSA friends & families From:  Steve Howard, Executive Director Re:  Call to Action! As clients, family members, and our dedicated supporters, I am writing to you specifically to ask for your assistance in taking action now to save services for...

WACOSA COVID-19 Update 07/07/2020

July 7, 2020 To:  All WACOSA stakeholders From:  Steve Howard, Executive Director Re:  Update on WACOSA’s services We here at WACOSA hope you continue to remain well as we navigate these difficult times. As we have continued to do, we wish to keep you updated...

WACOSA Drive-In Fundraising Event – August 8th, 2020

WACOSA’s 1-5K Event is our biggest annual fundraiser.  It raises support and awareness for the WACOSA mission “To provide individuals with disabilities the opportunity to work and live in their community.”  Our number one priority is the health and well-being of our...

WACOSA COVID-19 Update 06/24/2020

June 24, 2020 To:  All WACOSA staff and stakeholders From:  Steve Howard, Executive Director Re:  Service Update As we approach July 1, 2020, I wanted to take a moment and connect with our many valued stakeholders and staff of WACOSA.  Regretfully, I have no new news...

WACOSA’s Introduction to Theater

We were dancers. We were singers. We were storytellers. We were ship captains, sports heroes and astronauts. We were happy, we were sad, we were angry, we were elated. Most of all, we were inspired. GREAT Theatre acting and performance coach Heather Mastromarco took...

WACOSA COVID-19 Update 06/10/2020

June 10, 2020 To:  All WACOSA staff and stakeholders From:  Steve H., Executive Director Re:  Initial re-establishment of services As has been our practice throughout the current pandemic, we are reaching out today to provide our staff and many stakeholders an update...

WACOSA COVID-19 Update – NEWS FROM MN DHS

May 20, 2020 To:  All WACOSA staff and stakeholders From:  Steve H., Executive Director Re:  COVID-19 Update In keeping with our promise, we are writing to inform you of a recent development regarding our ability to reopen in the near future.  Regrettably, we received...

DocuShred and ThriftWorks! Update 05/19/2020

We understand that many retailers in our area are beginning to open and we too are eager to get back to business.  Due to the nature of our workforce, including individuals with special needs, mental/physical challenges and health care needs, such issues can make many...