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MSS has a lot of great things going on, so occasionally we pop up in the media. Here is the place where you can check it out! You can also read our latest newsletter to see what we have been up to.

Christmas and New Years office closures

The MSS offices will be CLOSED on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observance of Christmas. Our offices will be OPEN on Monday, Dec. 31 and CLOSED on Tuesday, January 1 in observance of New Years.

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Julie Johnson Named New MSS President/CEO

We are very pleased to announce that Julie Johnson has been selected to succeed the retiring Lyth Hartz as the President/CEO of MSS. Julie’s experience, drive, and expertise make her uniquely qualified to lead MSS into the future. Julie has worked for MSS for 28 years, primarily in the role of Vice President of Administration. […]

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Summer 2018 Newsletter

Summer 2018 Newsletter Our seasonal newsletter keeps you up to date on how your generous contributions make an impact in the lives of the people we serve. Please enjoy reading the Summer 2018 Newsletter! If you would like to receive MSS mailings, email Shannon Brumbaugh at sbrumbaugh@mwsservices.org.

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Help Stop the 7% Cut

There is current legislation pending that would cut 7% to the rates for community based disability services across the state for Minnesotans with disabilities. We need your help in stopping this cut. We are holding meetings at our centers to provide information on how this cut would impact the way we provide programs and services […]

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Co Lab 2017 Featured on WCCO-4

WCCO-4 brought its cameras to The Show Gallery Lowertown to feature our Co Lab 2017 event. Co Lab is an inclusive exhibition showcasing collaborat ive artwork created by self-taught and professional artists. During the Opening Reception of Co Lab, the Bill Murray Choice Award winner was announced. Look for Co Lab 2018 in August. Attachments […]

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Fall 2017 Newsletter

Our seasonal newsletter keeps you up to date on how your generous contributions make an impact in the lives of the people we serve. Please enjoy reading the Fall 2017 Newsletter!  If you would like to receive MSS mailings, email Shannon Brumbaugh at sbrumbaugh@mwsservices.org.    

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The Show Gallery Lowertown on KARE 11

Check out the KARE 11 segment where representatives of The Show Gallery Lowertown talk about our new gallery space, the grand opening and the Bill Murray Choice Award!        

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2016 Annual Report

Read up on how 2016 looked like for Midwest Special Services in the 2016 Annual Report.

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In the Community: Midwest Special Services

APPRO Development and CERRON Properties discussed with Randy Bloom, Business Development Executive, and Hannah Watkins, Communication Manager, ways local business owners can benefit from staffing services that MSS offers. Read the interview here!          

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Community Garden Grows Vegetables and Relationships

For participants in Midwest Special Services programs, a community garden is not only a place to grow plants, but a way to grow social connections with their surrounding community. Read the full story here.                

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