Inspiring Unlimited Opportunities for People to Create the Life They Choose

Southern Oregon Aspire

We believe all people should be seen for their abilities and should have the opportunity and freedom to explore, choose the life they want to live, and be an active part of our community. Southern Oregon Aspire works hard to make that a reality for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Josephine County.

Left to Right- Sarah Collins (CEO- Aspire), Indra Nicholas (Owner- Udders), Bruce Gordon (Community Employment Director- Aspire)

2022 Employer of the Year - Udders Ice Cream

We are proud to announce our Employer of the Year for 2022 is Udders Ice Cream! Thank you Indra and Udders Ice Cream for the partnership with Community Employment, event sponsorships, and much more! You are creating opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live the life they choose. 

100 Best Nonprofits to Work For 2022 Southern Oregon Aspire

Southern Oregon Aspire is a great place to work!

We are proud to announce that our organization has made the 2022 list of top 100 Best Nonprofits to work for in Oregon.  This is 2 years in a row and went from #31 to #17 this year!!!