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July 2020

Hiring Fair!

July 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Elmer Administration Building, 815 Triplett Street
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster is looking for qualified candidates for the following roles:• Direct Support Professional (Day Shift & Night Shift)• Licensed Practical Nurses• Registered NursesVisit the career page for job descriptions, other available positions or to apply online.(DSP) Starting rate of $11.50 per hour with opportunity for additional compensation + night shift incentive. (LPN/RN) Starting rate dependent on education and experience + night shift incentive + sign-on bonus! Wendell Foster offers a variety of competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, and…

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September 2020

Golf Scramble

September 18, 2020 @ 7:30 am - 11:59 pm
Ben Hawes Golf Course, 400 Boothfield Road
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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The Wendell Foster Golf ScrambleFriday, September 18, 2020 at Ben Hawes Municipal Golf CoursePresented by Sign Up TodayRegistration at 7:30amTee Off at 8:15am $300 Per TeamIncludes Lunch & Goodie Bag Skirts and Mulligans$5 each - Limit 2 per person Hole Sponsorships are available for $150Includes Sponsor Sign For more information, please contact:Valerie Simmons270-687-2770 or270-993-9049or Doug [email protected]

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October 2020

Family SEEDS Family Picnic and Rock Painting Party

October 6, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Legion Park East Shelter, 3047 Legion Park Drive
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Join us for a socially-distanced family picnic and rock painting party.  Each family will have their own picnic table in the screened shelter to eat lunch and paint kindness rocks.  You are also welcome to bring your own chairs and sit outside to visit with other families.  Each person is asked to wear a mask if they are unable to distance themselves from other attendees.  Everyone will be screened for temperature and signs/symptoms upon arrival.  Individually wrapped sandwiches, chips, cookies…

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December 2020

Conductor Cody’s Christmas Express!

December 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Owensboro, KY United States + Google Map
Free

Wendell Foster welcomes you to enjoy "Conductor Cody's Christmas Express!" We hope you enjoy this FREE Christmas gift from Wendell Foster. Description: "It's all aboard for Conductor Cody's Christmas Express! This holiday season, magician/autistic self-advocate Cody Clark dons his railroad cap and becomes Conductor Cody, the magical railway conductor who will take Wendell Foster's passengers on a virtual railway adventure to the North Pole! What can go wrong? Well, quite a bit apparently. From torn tickets to missing presents to having…

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April 2021

April Sibshop, Sponsored by Wendell Foster

April 10, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Owensboro, KY United States + Google Map

Calling all siblings ages 7-13 who have a brother or sister with a developmental disability! You are invited to join the first of many Sibshops sponsored by Wendell Foster. It’s your time to connect with other sibs, have fun, play games, and share about the good and not-so-good parts of having a sib with special needs. The Sibshop will be facilitated by Melissa Jackson, special education teacher at Apollo High School, and Haley Huston, a middle-grade education student at Western…

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May 2021

Hiring Fair

May 12, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Wendell Foster’s Elmer Administration Building, 815 Triplett Street
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster is looking for qualified candidates for the position below: Direct Support Professionals (DSP)• $12.25+ per hour (dependent on education and training)• Paid Time Off• Competitive Benefits• Various Schedule OptionsVisit the career page for job descriptions. Wendell Foster offers a variety of competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, and paid time off. Wendell Foster is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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September 2021

Wendell Foster Benefit Dinner & Auction

September 25, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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Purchase Tickets! The Wendell Foster "Forever a Difference Maker - Dinner, Auction, and Dance" will be a memorable evening of supporting a great cause. A silent/live auction will take place, along with a nice meal and a fun night of dancing with a live band.

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March 2022

March Rooster Booster, Sponsored by Wendell Foster

March 3 @ 7:30 am
Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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Wendell Foster is proud to be the Rooster Booster sponsor for March! Rooster Booster will be held at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 3 at the Owensboro Convention Center. Our featured speaker is Peter Kline. Peter is the founder of Marathons with Meaning, a way in which he is able to make marathon running more accessible to individuals with disabilities. Register to attend here or by calling the Chamber office at (270) 926-1860!

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April 2022

Wendell Foster Yard Sale

April 29 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Sensory Park, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY! Wendell Foster is hosting a yard sale in their Sensory Park on Friday, April 29th from 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM. All proceeds from the yard sale go towards our Christmas Fund to buy presents for our residents. Community members are welcome to drop off items at Wendell Foster's Young Building on April 27th from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, or April 28th from 6:00 AM - 4:00 PM. All items are welcome EXCEPT FOR clothes and shoes. 

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Whitesville Lions Club Chili Supper & Pie Auction

April 29 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Whitesville Senior Citizen Center, 10345 KY-54
Whitesville, KY 42378 United States
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The Whitesville Lions Club will host its annual Chili Supper and Pie Auction for the first time since 2019 on Friday, April 29, 2022. The annual fundraiser will support Puzzle Pieces and Wendell Foster, two local non-profit charities. Chili, hot dogs, and drinks will be served at 5 pm with the auction kicking off at 6 pm at the Whitesville Senior Citizen Center.  

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Address

Wendell Foster
815 Triplett Street
P.O. Box 1668
Owensboro, KY 42303

Phones

Phone: 270-683-4517
Toll Free: 877-932-2678