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“ABLE, Inc.—TRULY ‘A Brighter Living Experience’ for people with developmental disabilities!”


Welcome to ABLE, Inc.!  We’re glad you stopped by.  Check back often for updates on ABLE events, fundraisers, newsletters, and the monthly posting of our Lucky Day Calendar Winners!


ABLE, Inc., is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation established in 1979 as residential care provider for people with developmental disabilities and related brain injuries in Houston County, Minnesota.

Read more about ABLE, Inc. here.


Mark your calendar for 25th annual golf tourney

Save the date: The ABLE Foundation’s annual Golf Tournament will mark 25 years with a new date this year: Saturday, July 22.

The tournament will once again be held at Ma Cal Grove in Caledonia, and will feature a day of golfing, food and fun, all to benefit the ABLE Foundation and its mission to help provide A Brighter Living Experience for people with developmental disabilities.

So mark your calendars today and don’t miss the 25th annual ABLE Foundation Golf Tournament on July 22. Watch for details coming soon.



Check ABLE out on Facebook

ABLE, Inc. now has its own Facebook page, where we will post news, events and photos of all the things happening at ABLE. Be sure to visit the page by clicking here, and then be sure to “like” us.


Employment opportunities at ABLE – $200 sign-on bonus

Join the ABLE, Inc. team! ABLE is offering a new $200 Sign-On Bonus for any new FULL, PART-TIME, or SUB employee at the CALEDONIA or SPRING GROVE locations; any shift, asleep or awake overnights, or varied hours throughout the day. For more information, click here.

Also, ABLE has part- and full-time positions available in Caledonia, Spring Grove, Houston and La Crescent. The openings include Direct Support Professionals as well as Awake Overnight positions. Starting wage is $10.55 an hour with an opportunity for an increase of up to 45 cents an hour at six months after meeting training and other requirements. Overnight Awake positions pay an extra $1.25-an-hour awake overnight bonus on top of the regular wage. All advertised positions pay an extra $1-an-hour weekend bonus.

For information about any of the positions listed above, click here.


Foundation announces Fun Night winners

Thanks to all the businesses and individuals who supported the 22nd annual ABLE Foundation Fun Night, held March 11 at the La Crescent Snowmobile Club. It was a night of food, fun and games, with all proceeds going to support the ABLE Foundation.

Top winner in the cash drawing was Mark Miller of La Crescent, who won $1,000. Myron and Anne Falken won $500, and Mike Gabrych won $300. Other winners were Mandi Niebeling, Sue Miller, Donna Gabrych, Tom and Nancy Hurm, Jon and Janet Bush, Steve Holman, Mary Reisbig, Deanna Dorsch and Kathy Betz, Paul Siegersma, Kathy and Craig Ladsten, Nate Skemp, Terry and Lisa Beron, Charlene and Mark Winchell, Tom Ingvalson (twice), Sam Jandt and Gabe Wieser.

Again, thanks to all the businesses and individuals who supported the event through donations, and thanks to the volunteers who helped make the evening a success.


Read NewsletterWinter newsletter now available online

Catch up on all the latest ABLE news by downloading the Winter 2016 newsletter. To view the newsletter, click here.


Check out ABLE on ‘2 Minute Take’

faviconABLE has been featured recently on WKBT-TV’s “2 Minute Take.” To see ABLE’s Tiffany Entringer talk about the benefits of working at ABLE, click here.


Support ABLE Foundation by buying Kwik Trip cards

You can support the ABLE Foundation and its mission every time you fill your vehicle with gasoline, just by purchasing Kwik Trip Gift Cards through the ABLE Foundation-Kwik Trip Scrip Gift Card Program.

You buy the gift cards, which are available at ABLE in $5, $10, $20 and $25 denominations, at face value, and a portion of your purchase remains with the ABLE Foundation.

Scrip Gift Cards can be used at the Kwik Trip pumps or for any in-store purchase, excluding money orders. There is no minimum purchase required.

To purchase Kwik Trip Scrip Gift Cards, contact Bruce Kaiser in the Business Office at (507) 895-8111, ext 1105 or email