5.5 for 55 Campaign

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I am thrilled to share with you an incredible opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities in Douglas County. Sunrise Enterprises, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting inclusion, growth, and employment for individuals with disabilities, is launching a $5,500,000 Capital Campaign in celebration of its 55 years of impactful service. Since 1969, Sunrise has been … Read More

Tiny Homes Unveiling

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We want to extend our most heartfelt thanks to all who attended the unveiling of Sunrise Enterprises’ Tiny Homes Project on Friday. To our dedicated board members, ORA representatives, supportive community, and our incredible staff, your presence was truly inspiring. Our Tiny Homes will not just provide shelter but also valuable job skills to individuals with disabilities. We’re excited about … Read More

Tiny Home… Big Possibilities

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Sunrise Enterprises is excited to announce our Tiny Homes Project, a groundbreaking initiative that combines innovation and compassion to address homelessness in our community. Our mission for this new expansion is to build high-quality, affordable tiny homes that provide job skills development for individuals with disabilities and offer a solution to the homelessness crisis. With a $20,000 grant from SourceAmerica, … Read More

Who Loves Birds? We Love Birds!

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Every individual who takes part in Day Support Activities met at Singleton Park last week to enjoy a BBQ and epic adventure put on by the The Umpqua Valley Audubon Society! Participants had the time of their life playing Bird Bingo, making snacks for our feathered, flying friends, and painting bird houses to take home with them! And don’t even … Read More

New Location, Same Amazing Mission

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Myrtle Creek Shop & Save moves right next door 885 S Main Ave Change can be an exciting and transformative experience, especially when it involves creating a better environment for shoppers and employees. We are thrilled that Sunrise Shop & Save, the beloved retail store in Myrtle Creek, Oregon, has relocated to a brand new space, offering its customers a … Read More

Wildlife Safari Adventures

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Sunrise’s Day Support Activities program provides a place for 39 individuals with disabilities in Douglas County to enjoy the amenities and events our community offers and a safe and inclusive place to learn life skills and find new passions and hobbies they have yet to explore. One of our favorite places to spend the day is Wildlife Safari in Winston, … Read More

Wheelchair Accessible Van Purchase!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunrise Enterprises Purchases Wheelchair-Accessible Van from Community Cancer Center to Enhance Opportunities for Douglas County Residents with Disabilities (Douglas County, 5/10/2023) – Sunrise Enterprises, a leading provider of disability services in the community, announced today the purchase of a new wheelchair-accessible van from the Community Cancer Foundation. The new van, which features a wheelchair lift and other … Read More

ORA Employee of the Year

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Travis Carroll received the Employee of the Year award from the Oregon Resource Association! This award is presented to a person who makes positive contributions to society through their work and exemplifies the positive impact work can have on quality of life. Travis works as a Janitor on our Oregon Forward and other commercial janitorial contracts. He vacuums, cleans bathrooms, … Read More

In the Recording Studio

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Robert and John sit in a recording studio.

Several Sunrise representatives had the opportunity to record some messages that will be shared with the Douglas County community over the next few weeks. As shared by Best Country 103 on their Facebook page: “Meet Robert and John! They’re on Path to Employment which means they’re working with Sunrise Enterprises to eventually gain employment outside of Sunrise. If this is … Read More

2022 NW Conference on Disability Services

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Savannah Jones, Tomi Bond, and Jane Maritz at the 2022 NW Conference on Disability Services

Sunrise Enterprises leaders were inspired and moved at the 2022 NW Conference on Disability Services, presented by Oregon Resource Association. This year’s conference was held at The Graduate in Eugene. It included a lineup of national and regional experts, leaders of service provider organizations, state and county decision-makers, and vendors of new and innovative products. A highlight of the event … Read More