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Mission, Vision and Values Teleconference

On an April 7, 2014 teleconference, Linda Timmons updated employees from across Mosaic on the revised Mosaic Vision Statement and Values. For those of you unable to participate, you may access a recording of the teleconference below. Please keep in mind, you will need to open the attachment in Linux for sound and not in Ready Access.

Mission, Vision and Values Teleconference Recording

This was the first of three sessions that will prepare for the introduction of our new strategic plan, Mosaic 2.0. The other two will be on May 5 and June 2. Mark you calendars and plan to attend those as well.


Mosaic Tuition Assistance - Applications Due May 1

Mosaic offers Education Compensation to both full and part-time employees. We encourage all staff to take part in this fantastic benefit. A completed application along with all supporting documentation and signatures must be received by the Benefits Team at the National Office by 5:00 p.m. on May 1, 2014 in order to be considered for assistance. You can email, mail or fax your application to the Benefits team, our contact information is below:

Tuition Assistance Benefits Team
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11844 O Street Omaha, NE 68137
FAX: 402.894.4781

You can download the form from the intranet or you can pick one up from your local Human Resources staff. If you have additional questions, please contact your local HR staff or National Office staff members Cristin Kohlscheen or Dena White.

Mosaic discounted cell phone carriers

Mosaic is excited to announce three discounted options for Mosaic employees when choosing cell phone carriers!

Due to the size of Mosaic, we have the ability to negotiate pricing with various vendors. We have obtained significant discounts with Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T for Mosaic employees to use with their personal plans. This is a great benefit that we encourage employees to take advantage of. The attached flyers explain how to enroll.

Questions related to the specific carriers can be answered at your local cell phone outlet.  Thank you!

Email & Security Update from Linda Timmons

On a March 6, 2014 teleconference, Linda Timmons updated employees about the progress on actions in response to the email security breach last October. She also noted several upcoming changes that will affect all email users. Below you will find links to three documents. One is an overview of her message that highlights the most important things to know about upcoming changes. The second document presents a more extensive version of her message that provides more background information about the driving forces behind the changes. The third document details information about specific email changes that are happening on March 31, 2014. It is important that employees be aware of the coming changes and do the necessary steps to prepare for those changes.

Email and Security Teleconference Overview

Email and Security Update

Google Mail Changes


One God, One Call Conference

LSA-DN Spiritual Life Conference

April 27-29, 2014 in Omaha, Neb.

What is One God, One Call?

A spiritual life conference held every other year designed to raise the faith awareness of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and build excitement about opportunities for inclusion in faith communities.

Who Should Attend?

Everyone! Particularly self-advocates, faith communities, caregivers, family, friends, direct support professionals, other disability professionals, etc.

Mosaic staff are invited to register for this conference to hear exceptional keynote speakers, breakout presentations by experienced professionals in the field, and deepen your connection to others in the area.

Keynote Speakers:

Barbara Newman - Author of Autism and the Church

Dr. Erik Carter - Author of Including People with Disabilities in Faith Communities




The One God One Call Conference is sponsored by the Disability Network of Lutheran Services in America (LSA-DN). More than 20 Lutheran organizations serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities make up LSA-DN, making it one of the largest faith-based networks of its kind.

**Please note – a group rate discount with three or more registrations is $60 per person, if you are interested please contact Connie Horn at 920-206-4443.



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