Amazing things happen when a community unites! On Monday, March 6th more than 10,000 people came together to proudly proclaim that our community is strongest when everyone is included. From people and families who receive essential Summit DD services to inclusive local businesses and organizations, the community outpouring was truly remarkable. Thank you for making Inclusion Day 2023 a massive success! Read More ›
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Summit DD was proud to sponsor and participate in the 2022 Akron Pride Festival! More than 100, Summit DD team members and their families took to the streets of Akron over the weekend to show Pride for All.
“At Summit DD, we believe that the strongest communities are built by the abilities of all people. There is no exception to that. We are truly proud to be part of the Akron Pride Festival. I am also overwhelmed by the support of our Summit DD staff. They live our mission and represent our core values. I am humbled by that,” proudly shared Lisa Kamlowsky, Summit DD’s Superintendent. Read More ›
City of Akron Press Release
From the desk of Ellen Lander Nischt
Akron, Ohio, June 23, 2020 – The community is at its best when we include people of all abilities, which is why the City of Akron and Summit DD are announcing a new scavenger hunt as part of The Akron Games called “May There Always Be Summit DD.” The FREE “May There Always Be Summit DD” scavenger hunt is based on Read More ›
Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is an organization rich in history. Their motto, Be Prepared, sums up the organization’s desire to create a good foundation in kids. Scouting develops skills, confidence, leadership and the good judgement that will guide young men and women throughout their adult lives. While the Scouts have made news in recent years for being inclusive to girls and boys, did you know that the Scouts are also inclusive to kids of all abilities? Read More ›