Turning Setbacks into Strength: Amber’s Story of Resilience

Financial burdens threatened to derail Amber’s dream of becoming a nurse. A college setback reduced her federal aid, forcing her to work full-time while enrolled in a demanding nursing program. But then, Amber discovered Proteus, a lifeline specifically for families like hers. Despite initial uncertainty, Amber reached out. Proteus responded with an embrace far exceeding…

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Emily Mendez of Proteus, Inc. named to Des Moines Business Record’s Forty Under 40

Proteus Inc. is thrilled to announce that Emily Mendez, Director of Development, has been named to the Des Moines Business Record’s prestigious Forty Under 40 Class of 2024. This program honors exceptional young professionals who are making a difference in the Des Moines area through leadership, innovation, and community engagement. A Driving Force for Positive…

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The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Grants $20,000 To Proteus, Inc.

South Bend, Indiana, January 29, 2024 — Proteus, Inc. was one of a dozen organizations in Northern Indiana that received a portion of a $435,000 community investment from the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi and its Four Winds Casinos on Thursday, January 25.  The check presentation ceremony took place at Four Winds South Bend’s Ribbon Town…

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Farmworker Recognition Breakfast Raises Funds to Support Farmworker Needs

The Indiana Proteus team raises close to $5,000 at their annual NFAW breakfast. The Farmworker Recognition Breakfast took place on March 31, 2022, during National Farmworker Awareness Week. This event was coordinated by the Indiana Proteus, Inc. team and hosted at the Four Winds Casino in South Bend, IN. The focus of the event was…

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