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Our Community Work & Service Program is rooted in the healing power of social engagement and being a part of a community. Working on crews alongside their peers and a leader from the staff, residents dedicate 15-20 hours a week to purposeful work, contributing to daily life at CooperRiis. This experience offers an opportunity for our residents to be a part of something bigger than themselves, enjoy how meaningful it can be to give back. For some, it’s the first time being part of a team where others depend on them.
Many aspects of our program have been affected by COVID-19, but our CWS Crews continue to engage in animal care, gardening, greenhouse horticulture, cooking, creative activities, or woodworking.

 

Nolan Just
Nolan Just, BA
Community Work and Service Coordinator

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Emily Moyer
Emily Moyer, BS
Animal Crew Leader

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Colin Wagner
Woodshop Manager
Ines Wullimann
Community Work and Service Leader
Markus Wullimann
HTL
Garden Crew Leader

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Tom Horne
Tom Horne
CWS Crew Leader
Donald Meints
Donald Meimts
Executive Chef
Thomas Spicher
Thomas Spicher
Sous Chef
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Pamela McDougald
Pamela McDougald
Sous Chef
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Sharon English
Sous Chef

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Elijah Edwards
Elijah Edwards
Kitchen Assistant
Kim Cox
Kitchen Support
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Joel Cendjas
Weekend Animal Crew Leader

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