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To offer persons with disabilities the opportunity to achieve, maintain and strengthen their level of independence.

What's New at Ability1st

1st Evening of Comedy – A Great Success!

Kicking off the night, New Leaf Market provided a wonderful wine and hors d’oeuvres reception for our VIP sponsors. During the evening, there was live music on the back deck along with Scotts Smokehouse serving up great food and complimentary offerings from Grasslands Brewing Company. The silent auction was packed…

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“Ramp it Up” Fundraiser Campaign Kickoff on WTXL!!!

Monday, February 3rd, is the first-ever LIVE TV coverage of an Ability1st ramp build as the kickoff event for a month-long fundraising drive sponsored by WXTL and Kiwanis of the Big Bend (Kiwanis Club chapters from our eight-county community). This is a month-long campaign, with the goal of raising $50,000…

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