Category Archives: Blog

Ensuring success in the workplace

The perfect job—everyone seeks it, because once it’s found, it can define you as an individual. In the right work environment, you develop your skills and talents, discover new friends, and begin to build pride in your career contributions. At Summit DD, we believe everyone should experience these opportunities, including individuals with developmental disabilities. Read More ›

Andre’s Legacy

Just before sunrise, on Saturday, September 28, Jason “Zeke” Petrie stood with anticipation at the Akron Marathon starting line. Neither fear nor doubt could enter his mind, because he had immeasurable strength on his side—the support of teammate Andre Travis. Read More ›

Pam Loves Being Fast & Efficient in Her Job

Pam loves working in Bulk Foods at Mustard Seed Market and Cafe. She even wears a pin that says, “Love Bulk”. She especially loves being fast and efficient in her job. She takes pride in being able to complete tasks quickly because there is more work to be done.

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Stephen’s Independent Employment

Stephen knows about keeping up appearances. That’s his job. He takes pride in keeping a spotless warehouse and that is a big job when it is full of chemicals where there are leaks and spills every day.  Read More ›

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