December 2023 Highlights

Every month we take a few minutes to look back at the #bestofall moments from the previous month. This fall Abby was the only participant that attended all 15 sessions…

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Virtual Tutoring Success

One of COVID’s silver linings was the introduction of virtual tutoring. Our national office continues to offer many programs virtually via the GiGi’s At Home platform and there are plans…

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Michaela – Best of All

Michaela was chosen as our recent Participant Spotlight. This is her first time ever participating in one-on-one programs here at the Playhouse. She is participating in math tutoring with Ms.…

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ABCs by Patrick

At our 2022 Gala, we had the pleasure of having Patrick Gulbranson as our speaker.  Patrick is from Stuart, Iowa, is a 2008 graduate of Waukee High School in Waukee,…

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2022 Gala Awards

Every year we take some time to recognize a few volunteers and/or participants at the annual Gala and this year was no different. At GiGi’s Playhouse volunteers and participants are…

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Jack Out of the Box

Jack’s speech sessions took a jump out of the box by trying an alternative/augmentative communication (AAC) system with a participant whom many did not think was ready. AAC is not…

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Kiss Your Momma

Where do I even begin? The 2022 GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge Superhero Run/Walk was such an emotional roller coaster! This was my 7th year for the run/walk. Many of you have…

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