MV Advancements loves to share stories and triumphs from our inspiring clientele. We believe their great attitudes, perseverance and hard work should be highlighted for everyone to appreciate and learn from. Enjoy these stories about the terrific members of the MV Advancements family.

Juan is Now Community Employed

Juan grew up in Hood River and moved to McMinnville in 2010. He worked as a builder at Wood Products for three years and then started working at Serendipity Ice […]

Josh’s New Position With Brookdale Retirement Community

Josh was recently hired for a dish washing position with Brookdale Retirement Community in McMinnville. He enjoys working with his new co-workers and they feel the same about him. Josh […]

Tim is Impressing His New Employer

Tim accepted a position as a support staff at the McMinnville Community Center in September. The McMinnville Community Center staff could not be happier with Tim’s work. Tim was formerly […]

Matt’s Feeling Good About His New Job

Matt started his job at Sweep Rite in August. He does litter patrol at several locations in McMinnville, including along Highway 18. He likes making a difference in his community. […]

Jordan is Now Working at Hi-Tek

Jordan requested Employment Path services with MV Advancements at our Dallas VOC janitorial program. He fit in great – his coworkers and supervisor appreciated his attitude and he was a […]

Sabrina is Keeping the Dallas WalMart Looking Good

Sabrina was referred to MV Advancements Dallas VOC by OVRS (Voc Rehab) for job developing. Employment Specialists assisted Sabrina with job preparation services and job developing. Sabrina was hired by […]

Rene Lands Her Dream Job!

Rene worked for eight years at Quality Foods in Tacoma, Washington. She moved to McMinnville in 2013 and began working for Fred Meyer in Newberg. Rene just started working […]

The Hardworking Pel Montgomery

December 2014 Employee of the Month

Pel Montgomery has been an incredible asset to the Bailey Nurseries crew. His work has been recognized by his supervisor as well as other employees […]

The Dynamic Allison Dean

November Employee of the Month

Allison Dean joined the IS team in July 2012 and has been a dynamically great addition ever since. She is always smiling. She is extremely helpful […]

The Inspiring DeAnn Sundee

November Citizen of the Month

Congratulations to DeAnn! Dee has been experiencing some health challenges but she has not let that get her down! Her perseverance is an inspiration to us […]

Jonathon Bloomer, A Team Player!

October’s Employee of the Month

Jonathon Bloomer from the Wood Products Division. Since his first day, Jonathan has taken his training instructions and safety from supervisors to heart. When redirected on […]

Laughing Luckey Hollingsworth

October Citizen of the Month

Luckey Hollingsworth has been with us since 1986. He has primarily been involved with the Community Inclusion programs. He enjoys community outings, shopping, eating out and […]

Jeremy Meets His Hero

This was a BIG day for Jeremy. Why you ask? Because on this day Jeremy met one of his heroes from his favorite local radio station. While walking the exercise […]