Our Pins and Mechanisms The continuous pivots of 2020 have been a test of the strength of the pins and mechanisms of our agency as well as those of our society... (Read [...]
Sometimes I think of the Goldie B. Floberg Center as a big machine. A machine made to empower and enrich the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. A machine where every part is essential in supporting the next. A machine constantly pivoting to address the needs of the people we serve and the ever changing challenges of the world around us.
These commendations from the last three months of COVID-19 only scratch the surface of Goldie Floberg staff’s dedication to protecting the children and adults for whom they so compassionately provide care:
Each year, Goldie B. Floberg Center prioritizes and budgets a list of capital improvements to be completed within the fiscal year. And...each year, a good portion of these projects are [...]
As 2020 comes to a close, donors may want to review the unique giving opportunities available through the CARES Act, which was put into law as part of the economic stimulus packages in response to COVID-19.
Two local companies included us in their own community activities this fall, making us feel included, grateful, and even proud. Volunteers from Keller Williams Signature Realty of Loves Park, and Field of Machesney Park both organized exterior beautification and fall clean-up projects for Goldie B. Floberg children’s and adult group homes.
Call Mother Christmas for a wish list for a child or adult living in our community living program. We are excited to have a New gift drop off location at Roscoe Pack and Mail.
November 9 - 14, dine in or carry out this special menu from Abreo Restaurant to support Goldie B. Floberg Center programs.
Four ways donations have helped us stay safe during the pandemic.
Maryjo Pirages Reynolds is an attorney at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP who represents employers in labor and employment matters. Maryjo helps businesses of all sizes navigate the ever-changing legal landscape [...]