ABLE Foundation

ABLE Foundation, Inc.

The ABLE Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation, was established in 1993 to further the mission of ABLE and provide financial stability in uncertain times. Several fundraisers are held each year to provide programs, equipment, and opportunities to improve the quality of life for those supported by ABLE.
Mission: to increase public awareness of ABLE, provide opportunities for staff development and secure funds for programs, facilities and equipment that will improve the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities supported by ABLE.
Vision: that the needs of the people supported by ABLE will be met, that the quality of their lives will be improved and that ABLE employees will have opportunities for growth and development because of the work of the ABLE Foundation.


Winners announced for ABLE Foundation Fun Night

The coronavirus might have stopped ABLE Foundation’s Fun Night, scheduled for Saturday, March 21, but we are pleased to announce the winners of the Fun Night raffle drawing.

Thanks to all who supported Fun Night through donations, sponsorships and ticket purchases.

We look forward to seeing you in March 2021.

Winners were:

First: Tom and Judy Ingvalson; second: Chad and Chris Fortsch; third: Jason Wieser; fourth: Kris Harring; fifth: Mark Miller; sixth: Ken Rosendahl; seventh: Dick Walter; eighth: Vicki and Paul Bakalars; ninth: Pam Renollet; 10th: Wayne Oliver.

11th: Bill and Heather Martin; 12th: Pam Thesing; 13th: Dan Thesing; 14th: Ashley and Keaton Sanders; 15th: Ed Tlougan; 16th: Tyler Wieser; 17th: Kathy and Bruce Vongroven; 18th: Patty Lee; 19th: Trisha and Skip Wieser; 20th: Sam Jandt.


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



ABLE Foundation Board of Directors

President: Peter Congdon

Vice President: Nancy Van Gundy

Secretary/ Treasurer: Sue Webb


  • Judy Storlie
  • Deanna Dorsch
  • Lynn Reynolds
  • Annette Van Gundy
  • Ex-Officio:

Gail Meyer – Executive Director, ABLE, Inc.
Desiree Smith Moss – Designated Coordinator, ABLE, Inc.


How to Donate

You can help us create a brighter living experience for people with developmental disabilities!
Over the years, ABLE Foundation, Inc., has been sustained by a circle of financial supporters who care so much about their community that they give back some of what they reap. With increasing cuts in state and federal funding, it is becoming more important than ever before to expand our circle of support.

To make your tax-deductible donation, please make your check out to ABLE Foundation, Inc and send to:

ABLE Foundation
1700 Lancer Boulevard
La Crescent, MN 55947

Donate now, securely and safely, with PayPal

You can pay with your credit card or PayPal account. No PayPal account is required.

If you are interested in other ways of making a donation to ABLE Foundation, Inc., such as donating appreciated securities or including ABLE Foundation in your estate plan, please call or email Gail Meyer to set up an appointment at (507) 895-8111, Ext. 1102 or