Blog Posts from April 2018


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MDI Employee Puts CPR Skills To the Test

It was a typical Friday for Noah Patton, job coaching a fellow MDI employee at a Grand Rapids restaurant, until he saw an elderly woman choking in a nearby booth.

“I turned around and saw the woman hunched over struggling to breathe. As somebody said ‘she’s choking’ her head started to slowly fall as she stopped trying to cough.” Patton recalled.  “I just ran over and performed the Heimlich and hoped for the best.”


2017 MDI Annual Report

MDI is pleased to release its 2017 annual report. This comprehensive report features success stories from our employees, highlights and milestones, facts and figures, and much more.

In 2017, MDI employed 387 people, 167 of whom were people with disabilities. The year ended with revenues of $20.6M.

Many great accomplishments occurred throughout the year including the...

MDI Receives Progress MN Award

MDI recently received the Finance & Commerce 2018 Progress Minnesota award on April 5, 2018. The awards, now in their seventh year, recognize those individuals and companies who are driving business and industrial growth and economic development in Minnesota in unique ways.

This year, the categories were: Economic Development, Entrepreneur, Technology...

A Father's Love Symphony

Being a parent of a child with a disability is a different journey than others may experience. This song and video is written and produced as a tribute to a father's love for their daughter and a tribute to the unconditional love parents have for their child(ren) with a disability.

Credit: The song and video is written and produced by Mike...