Festival of Trees raised over $48,000 for people with disabilities through Opportunity Village.
The second annual Lights On 5K raised over $3,400 to buy presents for individuals
in need. read more
Village Children's Autism Center celebrated its first anniversary with an open
Opportunity Village has been
selected as one of Iowa's Top 100 Workplaces for 2014.
Now there's a future
Early in 2014, Sisa Perugachi and Jonathan Cornejo got
the news from a doctor in Iowa City that their five-year-old daughter had
"We did know something was going on with Kori, but
we were waiting to see what the doctor told us," Sisa said. "I was in shock. I was not ready for that!"
Jonathan and Sisa said their first thoughts were,
"How did this happen? Why is this happening to my daughter? What did I do?
What do we do now?"
Witness the heartbeat of the Village
Want to know what we really do here at Opportunity Village?
Not just the number of widgets we assemble in our work areas or the
layout of the original campus. That might be important, but what really
gets you are the stories. How is an individual's life changed by
Join us for a tour that is not your ordinary tour. It's a tour
of the stories: staff, volunteers, and people we serve who've
experienced firsthand how the Village fosters individuality, supports
meaningful lives, and nurtures families.