Author Archives: Guest Contributor

Why I Give to UCP – Helen Malone (Age 10)

This week’s blog was written by Helen Malone, a 10-year-old girl who has competed as part of Team UCP at the Cleveland Triathlon for the past two years. Not only does she raise awareness for UCP of Greater Cleveland by doing this, but she has also raised over $2,500 to support the vital programming provided […]

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Advantages Of Hiring A Person With A Disability – Employer’s Perspective

This week’s blog was written by Annie Geiger, the Regional Human Resources Specialist for Central Ohio, Northeastern Ohio and Northwestern Ohio Regions at Fifth Third Bank. She is also the site contact for the UCP Fifth Third job site and an active three-year member of the UCP Business Advisory Committee (BAC). “I thought (joining the […]

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Team Sankovic at the Race to Empower

This week’s blog post was written by Alexandra Sankovic, the sister of Julia, one of our Children’s Services clients. Read below as Alexandra shares her experience about completing last year’s Race to Empower with Julia. I’ve never seen anybody work as hard as my sister, Julia. Julia is such a fighter. She wants to do […]

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Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day – March 4, 2014

This week’s blog post was written by two parents whose children receive therapy services at UCP of Greater Cleveland. They both attended the Developmental Disability Awareness and Advocacy Day on March 4 in Columbus. Read on to hear about each of their experiences at this inspiring event. Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 was Developmental Disabilities (DD) […]

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A Look at the Therapists and Clients of UCP of Greater Cleveland

This week UCP of Greater Cleveland is happy to welcome Monica Sass, a junior at Hawken School, as our guest blog contributor. Monica recently visited UCP of Greater Cleveland for a class assignment. Thank you, Monica, for writing this fantastic blog post! Born in 2003 with a severe heart defect, no one thought Braden was […]

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