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Spring Activity Collage featuring Stan Hywet, Akron Civic, Akron Zoo and Summit Metro Parks.

2024 Inclusive Spring Activity Guide

The spring season in Northeast Ohio is full of fun and inclusive events for adults, families and kids! Explore our comprehensive Inclusive Spring Activity Guide below. Be sure to share it with family and friends! Read More ›

Nearly 100 Summit DD team members celebrating Inclusion Day.

Community Outpouring for Inclusion Day 2023

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 ›

Summit DD staff cheering together at the Akron Pride Festival.

Celebrating Pride for All

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 ›

seal of Akron - All American City

City Of Akron And Summit DD Partner On The Akron Games “May There Always Be Summit DD”

City of Akron Press Release
From the desk of Ellen Lander Nischt
Published: 06-23-2020

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 ›

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