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 I am a Hispanic female who was born in Dallas, TX. After living there through eight years old, I moved to Marshfield, WI with my family. There, I grew up as a low-income minority in a household of 4 in an unfamiliar town without familiarity of my extended…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born and raised in Black River Falls, WI. I came from a good home. Although, growing up I felt that my parents were way too controlling. As a teenager I became very rebellious and defiant. I didn’t know then, that those terrible feelings in my chest…

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 I was raised in Northeast Iowa – where I had an overall average childhood. 2 hardworking parents, an older brother by 16 months and a younger sister by 8 years. I grew up exposed to alcohol at all events making it a familiar part of most memories. I…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I grew up moving around as a child through several small towns in NW Wisconsin. I was raised by my single mother on a small hobby farm. I have a younger sister, and 4 step-siblings and a step-father that were introduced later on in my childhood. Consistency in…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I grew up in the Midwest. Poverty, addiction and violence were the largest driving factors in my childhood. When I was 14 my mother signed her parental rights over because she had terminal cancer. She died years later but it was through being adopted that I was able…

Service Array: I was born in 1963 and mostly grew up in the Madison, Wisconsin area. My family was very wealthy and I was exposed to travel and lots of activities including dirt bikes, boats, boat racing, snowmobiling, downhill skiing, fishing, bowling and lots more. When I was three and a half years old, we…

Service Array: Hello, my name is Dawn Lueck. I grew up in the country in Wisconsin and love animals and nature. I graduated from UWEC in Criminal Justice and went on to work as a probation agent for 17 years before working in education. I am married with two children and a hobby farm. I…

Service Array: Individual Skill Development and Enhancement I was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico where I lived until the age of three when I migrated to the United States. From the hood to the woods, I spent most of my life growing up in the streets of New England, where I made about every mistake…