Community Workshop & Training Center, Inc.
"Our Central Illinois organization provides programs and services to adults
with disabilities; enriching their quality of life, promoting social change
and optimizing their potential for independence."
         

BUSINESS HOURS
7:30AM - 4PM

Community Workshop and Training Center, Inc. depends on the generosity of individuals in the community, like you, to help people in need. CWTC is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization and all contributions are tax deductible.
CWTC is looking for volunteers
to assist our consumers in enhancing their computer skills
or learning new art or music skills. If you have a talent you would like to share with our consumers, please contact
Patti Gratton at (309) 686-3300.
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CWTC OUTCOMES

Community Integration

Outcomes for Six Months only – July 1, 2013

to December 31, 2013

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Current News
CWTC HAS A WISHLIST!
Periodically, we get asked if CWTC has a wishlist. Yes, we do! There are a list of items we use on a regular basis. Some we use at the main facility, while others may be used at one of our residential facilities throughout Central Illinois. You may be looking to donate a new item, or have a gently used item you would like to pass along. You can see the list by clicking here!
CWTC BOWLATHON IS A STRIKE!
Thanks to everyone who came out to the annual CWTC Bowl-A-Thon at Landmark Lanes. It was a huge success and everyone was throwing strikes. (Well, almost!) As you can tell, we all had a great time and can’t wait until next year! Thank you for your supports of adults with disabilities.
TOURS CONTINUE AT CWTC!

CWTC is continuing  to invite business and civic leaders in the community to visit CWTC and meet staff and consumers to see and hear about all of the programs and opportunities we offer. Our thanks to Don Shafer of Heartland Bank for coming in to take a tour of CWTC and seeing what we're all about. Don is pictured with Executive Director Patti Gratton.

CWTC RECEIVES SWEET TREAT!
The St. Edward's Knights of Columbus stopped by CWTC to present a check representing the proceeds of their annual Tootsie Roll sale. Pictured presenting the check is (L-R) KOC's Bob Akers, Steve, Brad and CWTC Executive Director Patti Gratton. Click on picture for larger image!
UNITED WAY CHAIRS TOUR CWTC!
Tana and Kent Utley, the new Campaign Chairs for the upcoming Heart of Illinois United Way Campaign, were in to take a tour of CWTC and learn more about the programs and services we have to offer. Joining in the tour were members of the Heart of Illinois United Way staff including President Michael Stephan. Pictured are (L-R): COO Jim Coke, Kent and Tana Utley, Executive Director Patti Gratton and HOIUW President Michael Stephan. (Click pic for larger image)
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS DONATE TO CWTC!
The Spalding Council of the Knights of Columbus stopped by CWTC to present a check representing the proceeds of their annual Tootsie Roll sale. It's an annual endeavor for the Knights of Columbus and we are so grateful for their support of adults with disabilities. (Pictured are Jacque, Sam Joseph, Brent, Executive Director Patti Gratton, Tom and Ron Hahn) Click for larger view.
NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD!
CWTC is proud to announce that you can now find an archive of the latest Newsletters as they become available to all of our supporters, employees and consumers. Simply click on "Newsletter" under the "News" tab and view or download the issue you want by clicking the correct picture. It's that simple! You'll find issues of CWTC Insights, Community Integration Out And About and more!
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SPEAK UP!
Our governor and legislators will soon be debating the budget for the next fiscal year. Please make sure you let them know how important our services are for adults with disabilities.
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STATE LEGISLATOR CONTACTS
Need to contact your state legislator? You can find contact information for your legislator HERE. Thank you for your support!
CWTC Upcoming Events
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CWTC Buffalo Wild Wings Takeover Night

Wednesday, April 22nd
5-9PM!
Peoria & East Peoria

 

Enjoy great food with CWTC at Buffalo Wild Wings! Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 15% of all pre-taxed food sales (less alcohol and discounts) from all guests who present a CWTC flyer to their server or cashier when they purchase food between 5:00pm – 9:00pm (including carry-out)! Download flier here:


Peoria   East Peoria

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CWTC VISITS GRANITE CITY

Thursday, May 21st

All Day
East Peoria
 

Find great atmosphere and menu at Granite City! Granite City will donate 10% of all pre-taxed food sales (less alcohol) from all guests who present the special CWTC Granite City flier to their server or cashier when they purchase food anytime during business hours (Including carry-out)! Flier available soon. Tell as many of your friends and families as possible!!

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CWTC A HIT AT DOUBLE A'S

Wednesday, June 24th
5-9PM!

7301 N Radnor Rd., Peoria


Join CWTC at Double A's Pizza, Sports Bar and Grill Wednesday, June 24th for great atmosphere and food! Whether it's a healthy salad, something from the Tailgate Grill or one of their mouth-watering pizzas, you'll walk away satisfied. Double A's will donate 10% of each bill to CWTC when you present our flyer.   Flyer is good for dine-in or carryout! Tell as many of your friends and families as possible!! Great cause, great food! It's a WIN-WIN!

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2015 Pathway Awards Dinner & Auction
Embassy Suites Hotel


January 15, 2016

2016 Super Trivia Challenge

Par-A-Dice Hotel