VALPARAISO | A two-year lease on a red 2014 Volkswagen Beetle is the prize offered for the raffle at the upcoming 22nd Annual Opportunity Enterprises Gala.
VALPARAISO | A group of Valparaiso area women believe that every child should have the chance to play, even those with special needs.
VALPARAISO | Local runners of all levels and abilities are invited to the call-out meetings for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon - Opportunity Enterprises Team.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises will hold an OE Family Finances Workshop on Jan. 22 from 5-6 p.m. The event will be held at OE’s main building which is located at 2801 Evans Avenue, Valparaiso.
VALPARAISO | An increased demand for services, coupled with the closure of the ARC of Northwest Indiana’s group homes has led to an expansion of staff at Opportunity Enterprises.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises recently hired their 500th employee, just one more milestone in an exciting surge of growth and change for the local non-profit. In the past five months, 70 new staff positions have been created and filled at OE, and more growth is anticipated for 2014.
VALPARAISO | Pleas of not guilty were entered Friday morning on behalf of a Valparaiso High School student charged with sexually assaulting a mentally disabled woman.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises’ Simply Amazing Market will host a Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 7 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Visitors will enjoy free photos with Santa from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, as well as product samples throughout the day. Guests can purchase a variety of artw…
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises’ fleet of accessible minivans is growing thanks to the support of the Indiana Department of Transportation, the Porter County Community Foundation, and the Valparaiso Rotary’s Community Development and Community Service Committee. In 2012, OE received a g…
HAMMOND | “Let’s do this!” exclaimed Rich AmRhein, of Valparaiso, as he helped pull down the curtains covering a new window scene for “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit at the Indiana Welcome Center on Thursday.
HAMMOND | Opportunity Enterprises hosts an event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Indiana Welcome Center.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises’ Seventh Annual ARTability Art Auction will be held on Thursday, November 21, 5:30 – 8:00 pm, at Framing Concepts, 219 Broadway, Chesterton. The event is free and open to the public, and will feature canvas art sold by silent auction, as well as pre-price…
VALPARAISO | After a successful $3.9 million campaign over three years, staff and officials from Opportunity Enterprises joined community members Wednesday to cut the ribbon on the day services wing for the OE Lakeside Day Services Facility.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises is kicking off its annual Angel Tree Program and invites donors to show their holiday spirit by providing Christmas gifts for OE participants with little or no family.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises currently has $4,580 in Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits available for allocation. The credits, which will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, will support renovations in OE’s seven group homes for adults with disabilities. Th…
CHICAGO | Picturesque conditions led to a record-setting day at the Chicago Marathon on Sunday morning.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises’ early intervention program, All About Kids, will be offering free developmental screenings on Friday, October 11 and Friday, November 8 from 9 to 11 a.m. at their office located at 3101 Evans Avenue in Valparaiso. The free screenings are for children fro…
VALPARAISO | The Hungry, Inc. Food Truck will be parked at OE’s main facility at 2801 Evans Avenue in Valparaiso Friday, September 20 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. OE will receive a percentage of sales proceeds for the day.
VALPARAISO | As pop music blasted from overhead speakers Saturday, nearly 700 volunteers made short work of the annual Opportunity Enterprises Pack-a-thon.
VALPARAISO | Club Wonder, a program of Opportunity Enterprises, is hosting a fundraiser for the "One for Everyone" project from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Aug. 30 at the Oasis Splash Pad, 100 E. Michigan Blvd. in Michigan City.
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