PossAbilities hosts four events annually to promote fellowship and to raise important funds for important people – our clients. Please consider helping us advance our mission of serving children and adults with disabilities by participating in any of our events. We would love to see you there!

Wine and Roses 2015

Our annual Wine and Roses event was held on April 24 at Somerby Golf Club.  It consist of an elegant evening of great food, great fun and great philanthropy!  We also had a live auction, silent auction, wall of wines, jewelry and gift trees and a special appeal.  This year we raised about $70,000!  All proceeds go directly to PossAbilities program services and activities. 



A special thank-you to our Wine and Roses 2015 sponsors:

Think Mutual Bank

Bill and Mary Ann Kleis

Olmsted National Bank

Somerby Golf Club

Dunlap & Seeger

Gail and Allen Bishop

Andy’s Liquor

Steve Gentry Construction

Val and Don Koster

Kathy Lessard, CFP-Stifel

MBT Bank

Ellingson Insurance Group, LLC

Altra Federal Credit Union

Timothy P. O’Neill, CPA

Davies Printing Company


Ice Cream Social 2015

The PossAbilities 2015 Ice Cream Social will be held on July 18 at Soldier Field Park, Rochester. 

The event will include; kids games, entertainment, food, massage station, arts,crafts and much more. 

The Ice-Cream Social will run from 10am until 2pm.  Wristbands are $5 and will get you access to all of the activites and free ice cream. 

There will also be food and beverages for purchase. 

Kids 2 and under are FREE!

If you would like to volunteer for our Ice-Cream Social, contact Stacy Shones or 507-281-6116


Classic Car Raffle

Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 PossAbilities Car Raffle Dick Read! 2014 has been the most successful year to date selling all 3,500 tickets!


Thanks to all our 2014 sponsors!

PLATINUM Level sponsors: are Rochester Ford (, Clear Channel Communications(, and Fox 47(

SILVER Level sponsors are:  Davies Printing ( and United Heating & Cooling(

BRONZE Level sponsors are: City Auto Glass(, Merchants Bank(, Premier Bank (, Dunlap & Seeger ( and Island Classics Car Shows (

PARTNERS are:  Med City Mobility, Cenex and PPMI.

Employment Awards Banquet

Our annual Employment Awards Banquet will be held on October 7, 2015 at the Rochester International Event Center.  This event allows us to publicly honor employers, employees and job coaches.

Congratulations to our 2014 Employment Awards Recipients:

John Ellingson Summit Award: Byron Pet Clinic  

Joseph Fitzpatrick Guide Award: Matt Ziegler (Kwik Trip)

Explorer Award: Isaac Nelson