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When discussing diversity and inclusion, include people with disabilities

Minnesota has come a long way when it comes to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We’ve learned that our differences are assets, and diversity of thought, experience and identity translates into meaningful work, success and growth, no matter the industry. Companies and their leaders have made commitments to diversity and inclusion, setting goals and benchmarks for success – but most of those commitments are missing a huge piece of the puzzle....

MDI recognizes National Direct Support Professional Week September 8 to 14

To recognize the accomplishments and contributions made by direct support professionals to the lives of people with disabilities, MDI and the Minnesota Organization for Habilitation and Rehabilitation (MOHR) are supporting Direct Support Professional Recognition (DSP) Week, September 8 to 14.

MDI, who is part of the MOHR group, offers an inclusive, integrated work environment where all employees with and without disabilities work together...

MDI Wins United Way Pancake Cook Off

Congrats to team MDI who took home first place in the United Way 1000 Lakes Lumberjack Pancake Cook Off on Saturday, September 7. Event proceeds make a difference in our local community.

United Way works to advance the common good focusing on the critical needs of our communities. They focus upon education, health and income - the...

FOX 9’s Courtney Godfrey to Emcee 2019 Ability Bash

We are excited to announce this year's Ability Bash celebrity emcee, Courtney Godfrey! As a FOX 9 reporter and disability advocate, Courtney will guide us through our evening on September 19 as we raise money and provide purpose for people with disabilities through meaningful employment.

Courtney lost her lower leg in a boating accident in 2017. Since then, she has devoted her passion and energy to telling the stories of...

Career skills training offered to people with disabilities

MDI is offering career skills training to its employees and other people with disabilities. The training focuses on professional skill development including a positive attitude, teamwork, receiving constructive criticism, work ethic, communication and interpersonal skills, problem-solving skills, time management, flexibility and self-confidence.

MDI is a non-profit manufacturer of standard and custom corrugated plastic as well as a...

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