Blog

  • Empowered LIVE! & Speedy Pd set the pace for a great weekend

    By Michelle Haub on October 24, 2018

    The 10th Annual Speedy Pd Race for Parkinson’s was Saturday, Aug. 25, at Tuttle Creek State Park. The weather was nothing short of steamy, but it didn’t appear to rain on anyone’s enjoyment of the...

    Read more

  • Oink! Let's Go HOG Wild.

    By Becky Fitzgerald on October 24, 2018

    Friends of Meadowlark have a fun and tasty opportunity to support the Meadowlark Foundation’s Good Samaritan Fund when the doors to Cox Bros. BBQ open at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25. Brothers Bud...

    Read more

  • Stock photo of an American White Pelican

    Outdoor Encounters

    By Nathan Bolls on August 23, 2018

       Most bird species migrate some with the seasons, but this migration pattern comes in different flavors.  Consulting various authorities, I have identified eight flavors (variations), with the...

    Read more

  • Speedy Pd celebrates 10 years

    By Sarah Duggan on August 9, 2018

    Don Rasmussen, Meadowlark Parkinson’s Program participant and resident at Meadowlark Hills, is feeling good these days. It’s August and for the tenth year in row it means the season for the Speedy Pd...

    Read more

  • Creating Home

    By Sarah Duggan on June 26, 2018

    I remember my grandfather’s mother. She was beautiful, worldly and raised five boys. I recall spending time with her and that I felt happy and engaged when doing so, although I don’t remember a...

    Read more

  • Outdoor Opportunities

    By Nathan Bolls on June 8, 2018

       All through the fall, winter, and spring we on campus have been privileged to hear calls of both the barred and great horned owls. Both rank among the largest of owls in North America. Field...

    Read more

  • Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad - Germany takes the Gold!

    By Jeff Heidbreder on June 1, 2018

    The 2018 Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad has come to a close! It was a fun six weeks and the participants spent many hours being active. Totaling up the physical activity from all of our participants,...

    Read more

  • Legacy Society Banquet

    By Becky Fitzgerald on May 24, 2018

       The C. of C. Clyde Jones’s name stands for Clifton, but it could very well stand for “Community”. A seemingly tireless leader, mentor, consultant, philanthropist, and volunteer, Jones at 95 is a...

    Read more

  • Grow Green Match Day 2018

    May 11, 2018

        During a 24-hour period last month, 55 local non-profit endowment funds received more than $528,000 from nearly 1000 donors. Local business leader and former Meadowlark Hills board member Phil...

    Read more

  • Grow Green Match Day

    By Becky Fitzgerald on April 13, 2018

    The 6th Annual Grow Green Match Day on Friday, April 20, is a tremendous opportunity for the Manhattan community and Meadowlark Foundation. On that day, donations made through the Greater Manhattan...

    Read more