“The Mentors are amazing. These 40+ young people now have a better understanding of people with disabilities and they can go and teach 40 more people and they will teach 40 more people until one day all people will be accepted and treated with respect and dignity.”

Check out our Penguins in the News!

Hakuna Matata!, Quad City Times, 1.20.20

The Penguin Project Invites You To A Magical Touching Performance, CI Proud, 1.12.20

How the Penguin Project Changes Lives, Playbill, 8.25.17

When a Penguin Met a Peach, WGLT, 5.31.17

The Penguin Project’s Dynamic Duo, The Pantagraph, 5.25.17

Quad Cities Penguin Project: ‘Annie Jr.’, KWQC TV6 (Quad Cities, IA), 2.15.17

Special need children cast for TCP’s ‘Annie Jr.’, Tahlequah Daily Press (Tahlequah, OK), 2.15.17

New Rock Island (R.I.) Theater Plan Gives Special-Needs Kids a Chance to Shine, Dispatch Argus (Rock Island, IL), 8.24.16

Penguin Project: Their time to shine, News Gazette (Champaign-Urbana, IL), 8.14.2016

Broadway Junior Customer Spotlight: The Penguin Project,, 4.19.16

An Interview With Dr. Andy, WMBD This Morning, 1.12.16

Penguin Project Continues to Blossom and Grow, Peoria Journal Star (Peoria, IL), 1.9.16

Opening New Doors for Participants, Healthy Cells Magazine, 1.6.15