Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My lived experiences, things that happened, and why I feel I have decided to help others. I grew up in a southern Wisconsin town outside of Racine, WI. In my neighborhood there was little to no parent supervision. Kids raised themselves. Along with that came much substance and…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Waupaca, Wisconsin. My parents divorced when I was young, so I grew up in different parts of the Waupaca County area. Growing up I loved spending my time reading, listening to music, making art, and exploring the outdoors. I also knew from a very…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement Wellness Management I grew up in the suburbs of Minneapolis, MN in a home, that gave me a solid foundation with which to enter adulthood. I was married soon after I turned 20 yrs old and lived in the wilderness of northern MN in a small cabin without…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My story and how I became part of this wonderful organization is directly related to the housing component within our community. I understand how important having a place children can call home is, may that be an apartment or house to lay their head at night or just…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement Hi, I’m Ace, and I proudly identify as nonbinary, gay, and neurodivergent, and my journey to this point has been quite a ride. Growing up in St. Paul, Minnesota, I belonged to a conservative Evangelical family and was heavily involved in my faith from a young age. Despite…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My background as a child and through adulthood was filled with bullies, violence, death of loved ones, alcohol, drugs, heartbreak, suicide attempts, and ridicule from those who were supposed to care for me. I was uprooted from my home where I watched my mom suffer through cancer from…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement My name is Jennifer, but everyone calls me Jen, and my students call me Miss. Jen. I would like to share a little information about myself. I grew up in Nebraska, all over Nebraska. My parents couldn’t seem to keep a job, so we moved a lot. I…