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September 2019

Quarterly Connection

September 24, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Owensboro, KY United States + Google Map

Daviess County Sheriff’s Department: Detective Bradley Youngman, has over 15 years of law enforcement experience. He will share about our ever changing county and the apparent rise in crime. Youngman will cover ways of how we can stay safe and what’s being done to eliminate crime. Please join us for this informative and free networking event. We will meet at Wendell Foster in the Young Meeting House and the event should last approximately 1 hour. We hope you can attend!

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October 2019

Bluegrass Gospel Concert

October 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Sensory Park, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Free

Pack up your lawn chair and join us for a great evening of Bluegrass and Gospel music featuring The River City Strings with Randy Lanham and Center Street Baptist Church Praise Team. It will be a great night of bluegrass and good ole gospel you won't want to miss.Follow the Bluegrass & Gospel Concert on FacebookPark opens at 5:30pmConcert begins at 6:00pmFood trucksActivities include:Face paintingGlow SticksTattoosBalloon AnimalsElite Air Tickets Give-A-WayIntermission: Special performance from WF Praise BandThe Bluegrass Gospel Concert is…

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Go Baby Go! Build

October 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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For additional information, please contact:Cindy Huston(270) [email protected] the Go Baby Go! Build Application

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Direct Support Professional Hiring Event

October 29, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster is looking for Direct Support Professionals to join our team!Starting pay $11.50 per hour, with opportunity to make more with education and experience.Benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, retirement, supplemental insurances, and Paid Time OffNeed money before the holidays? Get hired on 10/29, start work on 11/4 and get paid on 11/15!In 2017, Wendell Foster was voted “Best Places to Work” by the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.Apply Now

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November 2019

Yard Sale

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster’s Yard Sale will be this Friday, November 8th in the Young Meeting House.This year we are accepting everything except clothing and shoes (both adults and kids).Donations can only be dropped off at the Young Meeting House and the Elmer Administration Building on November 5th and 6th from 8:30am- 3:30pm.All proceeds will go to the Wendell Foster resident Christmas fund to ensure everyone gets a few gifts this year.BBQ Meal Deal $5.00Includes:Cheeseburger or Hotdog       ChipsFamous Amos Cookies WaterPickle, Mayo, Pickle, Ketchup,…

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Giving Tuesday and Holiday Giving Event

November 27, 2019 - December 31, 2019
Owensboro, KY United States

Wendell Foster is seeking community support.This day was created to ignite the power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on December 3, Giving Tuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events of Black Friday, Shop Local and Cyber Monday to kick-off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate in improving their local communities and to give back in impactful ways to…

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January 2020

Quarterly Connection

January 10 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Owensboro, KY United States + Google Map

Please mark your calendars for Wendell Foster’s “Quarterly Connection” on Friday, January 10th at 8:30am. Quarterly Connection is a networking event, where a guest speaker will share about their role in the community.This meeting will be filled with valuable information from:Special Needs Attorney Seth Todd: Seth earned his Bachelor’s in Business Administration in Marketing in 2015, and his J.D. from the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville in 2018. Seth focuses on Special Needs Law and he…

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March 2020

Family SEEDS Tie-Dye Party

March 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Free

We are celebrating our uniqueness with a groovy tie-dye party! Each person with a disability (all ages) and his or her siblings (under 18 that are living in the home) will be provided a T-shirt and create their own tie-dye shirt.  Additional family members can also participate but are asked to bring their own shirt.  The event will be facilitated by Brian Murphy, an art teacher at Sorgho Elementary School. With 18 years of public teaching experience, he is a…

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Wendell Foster Sponsoring Rooster Booster Breakfast

March 5 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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Rooster Booster is next Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 a.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center! The breakfast is sponsored by Wendell Foster. Wendell Foster's Board Chair, Dr. Terry Ward will share an update on the organization's growth and program expansion. Featured Speaker  |  Wendy Steele Wendy Steele is the founder and CEO of Impact100 as well as the creator of the Impact100 model. She believes there are two kinds of people in the world: those who see needs and realize they can be part…

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CANCELLED: Creative Communication: Autism & Technology

March 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Autism has always been identified with communication difficulties. When technology is implemented effectively, it can provide support in all four areas of communication: speaking, listening, reading and writing. An understanding of key ways to introduce technology can provide the means to successful engagement with all types of learning activities. This workshop will explore the powerful opportunities that technology has to offer and highlight practical strategies and solutions.

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

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