Archives by Month: June 2014

Happy, Healthy Employees

When you’re healthy, you’re happy—a solid diet and fitness plan gets your blood pumping, endorphins rising and productivity skyrocketing. You feel like you can take on the world! Since 2009, Summit DD has coordinated an annual wellness program that empowers employees to live active, healthier lifestyles. “When you go to work it shouldn’t just be about doing a job. It’s about living a good life,” explained Summit DD Risk Management and Training Manager, Scott Hardway. Read More ›

informDD June 2014

informDD June 2014

Today we start writing our next chapter together! In this exciting issue of informDD, you get a glimpse of Summit DD’s transformation. Plus, we’re featuring fun articles about inclusion, collaboration and the betterment of our great community.

Celebrating Collaboration

Summit DD’s Dream Out Loud Studio and the Autism Society of Greater Akron have teamed up to make this year’s Autism 5K & Walk a day to remember. “We wanted to do something really different as prizes for the faster runners and walkers. Our race committee wanted to give a unique and different gift that said much more than ‘I won a race,’” stated Laurie Cramer, the Executive Director for the Autism Society of Greater Akron. Read More ›

Inclusive Family Event a Success at Summit DD

What’s better than a summer night spent watching a movie, munching on popcorn, and engaging in some good-old-fashioned, outdoor fun? This is exactly what families from all over the community enjoyed during Summit DD’s first Summer Family Movie Night. With nearly 100 people in attendance, the event was a huge success in furthering our mission for inclusion in Summit County and beyond! Read More ›

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