Author Archives: Eric Bailey

Elizabeth: An Artist Story

When you walk into Elizabeth’s work space, you’re met with the smell of fresh acrylic paints, a table full of creative clay critters, and a modest smirk from a talented artist. Her personality shows through every art piece, whether it’s a coy fox, a wizard owl, or a dignified bat wearing a top hat. They’re unique, charming and full of character. When asked how long it takes to make each piece, Elizabeth quietly but confidently replied “I don’t know. I just know when it’s right.” She then picked up her brush, analyzed what color to use, and began making her next piece just-right. Read More ›

2022 Inclusive Summer Activity Guide

Looking for fun activities to keep you busy during the summer months? Well you’re in luck, because we compiled this comprehensive list with loads of inclusive events and activities to choose from. Read More ›

Welcoming New Staff: June 2022

Join us in welcoming the newest member of the Summit DD team! Be on the lookout for future job openings on our Careers page. Read More ›

Special Olympics Fundraiser a Big Success

After a two year hiatus, the Summit DD Staff faced off against the Weaver Warriors for a fun-filled fundraiser for the Special Olympics! Thank you to everyone who attended and in case you missed it, check out the highlight video and slideshow below. See you next year!

A big thank you to all the Summit DD staff, Special Olympics athletes and staff, the many local businesses that made raffle donations, and a special thanks to Scrappy the mascot of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers minor league baseball team!

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