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Volleyball Teams Play to Win
BY Laurie Menekou
April 30, 2018
On Saturday, April 14, 2018, Victory Living's three volleyball teams traveled to Lake Wales to attend the Ridge Volleyball Tournament, held at the Vanguard School and hosted by the Ridge Community High School Special Olympics team, coached by Joseph and Casey Wigand and Chelesa Pace. Competing against four teams from Polk County, our...

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Employee Spotlight: Lurean Taylor
BY Laurie Menekou
April 30, 2018
Lurean Taylor started working at Victory Living Programs as an Employment Specialist on April 3, 2018. Her main responsibilities include assisting people with disabilities and helping with job development so that clients can contribute to a diverse workforce. Originally from Jamaica, Lurean has been a Broward County resident for 22...

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Richard Scott Heads to 2018 Special Olympics USA Games
BY Laurie Menekou
April 02, 2018
Victory Living Programs is proud to have yet another athlete heading to the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle from July 1-6, 2018: Richard Scott, who will be competing in swimming. Richard will participate alongside 4,000 other athletes representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Richard’s mother,...

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National Unified Bowling Tournament in Syracuse, NY
BY Laurie Menekou
April 02, 2018
This past month Victory Living had three athletes and three unified partners compete in the National Unified Bowling Tournament in Syracuse, NY. Congratulations to our athletes and partners, Larnie Killen and John Garrity who brought home a fourth place ribbon and a silver medal, Ira Varnum and Phillip Gray who brought home two gold medals,...

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Oakland University Students Spend Spring Break Volunteering at Victory Living Programs
BY Laurie Menekou
February 28, 2018
For the third year, students from Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan, are spending their spring break volunteering with Victory Living’s Adult Day Training (ADT)/Community Inclusion Program. During their week-long stay in Fort Lauderdale, the students assisted clients in the ADT/Community Inclusion Program with a multitude...

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Cheeseburger In Paradise 2018 Event Sponsors
BY Laurie Menekou
February 21, 2018
CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE 2018 EVENT SPONSORS   Island Sponsors Thomas H. Kilberg | Alex and Sally Nichols   Paradise Sponsors Ray & Evelyn Buhs | Barbie Doutre Intercoastal Insurance Inc.  (Cindy Dropeski) Marvin and Sandra Rubin  ...

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Welcome Lori Caporaso!
BY Laurie Menekou
February 01, 2018
On January 2, 2018 Lori Caporaso became the new supervisor of the Adult Day Training/Community Inclusion Program (ADT) at Victory Living Programs. A Broward County native, Lori’s main responsibilities center around making sure the ADT participants learn and grow as individuals in every way possible. Skilled in many areas, Lori teaches...

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Meet Phillip and Ira, Unified Partners in Bowling
BY Laurie Menekou
February 01, 2018
Phillip Gray and Ira Varnum are among approximately 1.4 million people worldwide who take part in Unified Sports. Unified Sports break down stereotypes by essentially bringing athletes with and without disabilities together to play on the same team. Bowling runs in both Ira’s and Phillip’s families; Phillip’s uncle and...

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Client of the Month: David Tennant
BY Laurie Menekou
December 21, 2017
A longtime client in the Supported Living Program, David Tennant likes to stay busy! For the past 18 years, David has worked at Winn-Dixie and recently received a commemorative pin for his long-term employment with the company. “David is so personable and always willing to offer a helping hand to his friends and neighbors,”...

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Victory Living Programs Holiday Party 2017
BY Laurie Menekou
December 21, 2017
Special thanks to Pinion and The Capital Grille for once again sponsoring this year’s holiday party! On Thursday, December 14, 2017 clients in the Adult Day Training/Community Inclusion and Supported Living Programs came together to celebrate and be merry! The day included a visit from Santa, gift giving, and a gourmet lunch...

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