The OSLP Arts and Culture Program birthday party will be at the Lincoln Gallery and will feature a colorful display of paintings, mosaics, comics and jewelry.
Join the birthday celebration of the OSLP Arts and Culture Program at the Lincoln Gallery, 309 W.
formed the arts and culture program in 2012 to provide artistic opportunities to people with disabilities.
Gretchen Dubie, the nonprofit agency's executive director, said OSLP
fired Standifer one year ago after she had worked just four months for the organization.
At the same time, he professes his amazement at the solicitude his wife always showed for her OSLP
Since joining the program, he's moved into a Eugene home with two other OSLP residents and got work cleaning and preparing tables at Ninkasi Brewing.
The strides Petray has made in his work and personal life prompted an OSLP board member - who wishes to stay anonymous - to hook Petray up with an all-access pass to the game and Autzen Stadium facilities Saturday.
Rick appreciates so many things that so many of us take for granted," OSLP Executive Director Gretchen Dubie said.
The exhibit "demonstrates the importance of creative opportunities for people with developmental disabilities and showcases the substantial contributions they make to our arts community," said Jamie Walsh, coordinator of the OSLP Arts and Culture Program.
Of the 50 people who attend art classes every week, "about 75 percent are OSLP clients," Walsh said.
Funds raised will help OSLP
provide services to adults with developmental disabilities.
We developed the OSLP
Arts and Culture Program to break down barriers to participation in the arts for people of all abilities and build bridges to a more diverse and inclusive community," said Celeste Petersen, the program's development director.