CDS Monarch Blog

Leadership Class Graduates

The Leadership 101.3 class graduated on Friday, July 13th. Some of the courses the class took included Process-Based Leadership, Time Management, Prob



Spotlight On: Consolidated Supports & Services (CSS)

Brian M. is a cheerful 11-year-old boy who has autism and an eating disorder that has caused him to need support from a speech therapist for most of h



BCO Visits the Genesee Country Museum

On Thursday, July 5th, individuals from Blended Creative Opportunities went on an outing to the Genesee Country Museum.The group enjoyed a self-guided



Nucor House Grand Opening

After six months of preparation and hard work, The Nucor House is finally ready for CDS Monarch's Warrior Salute™ participants to call home. Vet



Biggest Loser is a Big Success

From April 2nd-July 2nd, CDS Monarch staff members worked hard to lose big as contestants of "The Biggest Loser" contest. This was the second round of



Staff Highlight: Rich Staggert

Rich joined CDS Monarch about four years ago as the Senior Desktop Technician. He works on the day-to-day maintenance, troubleshooting and upkeep of C



Nucor House is Opening for Veterans

As 4th of July celebrations continue into the weekend, it is a wonderful time to celebrate the Veterans in our community and our ability to give back



Remember our Veterans this Fourth of July

This Independence Day, it is important to remember that it is more than just barbecues, parades and fireworks. As much of an effort as it took our Fou



Live Auction at 25th Annual Golf Tournament

The Wolf Foundation is gearing up for the 25th Annual "Teeing Off for Abilities" Golf Tournament on July 16th. We wanted to let you know that there wi



Get Involved: Volunteer Opportunities

CDS Monarch and The Wolf Foundation have a number of different volunteer options for anyone who is interested! Many opportunities revolve around our i



Nucor House Remodeling Continues

As the grand opening of The Nucor House quickly approaches, many volunteers are working hard on the finishing touches that still need to be done. Curr



Local Artists Donate to Nucor House

The Nucor House in Penfield will soon be adorned with pieces featuring the talents of local area artists.At this year's Xerox Rochester International



Staff Highlight: Deb Gill

Deb started with CDS Monarch in March 2007 in the business office as a part-time accounts payable assistant. Occasionally she also helped with payroll



Veterans Go on Adventures in the Adirondacks!

Veterans from Warrior Salute ventured to the Adirondack Mountains for a camping trip from June 8th-June 11th. Five Veterans, two staff members, and on



YMCA Donates Free Memberships to Veterans

When the Veterans of Warrior Salute move in to the Nucor House on July 10th, they will become members of the Penfield community as well as members of