Lifeworks Services, Inc.

A nonprofit organization

$28,638 raised by 64 donors

100% complete

$24,000 Goal

Thank you! With a gift to Lifeworks today, you’ll help people with disabilities achieve their goals – and help us meet our $12,000 match! 

At Lifeworks, we partner with people with disabilities to drive change by increasing opportunity and access in the community. Your gift to Lifeworks during Give to the Max 2022 supports innovative and person-centered services.

Two anonymous donors will match dollar-for-dollar up to $12,000 during Give to the Max 2022! These supporters encourage generosity for our mission to break down barriers and create more accessible, equitable, and diverse communities in partnership with people with disabilities.

Lifeworks is leaning into our value of “You Lead the Way – We Listen.” Instead of telling people with disabilities what they need or offering “one-size-fits-all” services, we partner with people with disabilities. Together, we discover what they want for careers, daily activities, and community engagement, and we ask ourselves how we can make it happen.

Like Scott, who stepped out of his comfort zone at his job of nearly two decades and leaned on the natural supports in his workplace to learn a new skill.

And Alyssa, who is building connections and community by learning – and teaching - American Sign Language to her peers and coworkers.

And Ajani, who started an employee resource group at his workplace that focuses on creating an environment where people with disabilities feel they can succeed. 

Together, and in partnership with people like Scott, Alyssa, and Ajani, we are breaking down barriers for people with disabilities across Minnesota, centering lived experience and driving change in our communities. Join us with a gift today!


More about Lifeworks Services, Inc.

For over 55 years, Lifeworks has been a champion for disability inclusion. As one of Minnesota’s largest and most stable nonprofits, Lifeworks advocates for self-determined support, careers with competitive wages, and developing innovative opportunities that enhance everyday lives.

Through our work:

  • Lifeworks honors each individual’s choices and goals.
  • Lifeworks provides culturally appropriate services supporting a variety of communication styles, translating materials into many languages, and hiring native speakers. 
  • Lifeworks offers virtual support and digital tools to meet each individual where they are at.
  • Lifeworks employs expert staff skilled in listening first, solving complex situations, and navigating regulations.
  • Lifeworks is a nonprofit founded by families focused on advocacy and
     removing barriers.
  • Lifeworks maintains a low administrative overhead cost, and is supported by our community through grants, individual donations, and sponsorships (in addition to government dollars.

More information: lifeworks.org

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Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

Lifeworks Services, Inc.

other names

Lifeworks

Tax id (EIN)

41-0907857

Categories

Community

Address

6636 Cedar Ave S Suite 250
Richfield, MN 55423

Phone

651 365 3751

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