Author Archives: Guest Contributor

A Brother’s Perspective

This week’s blog post was written by Aaron Crow, the brother of Emily, who is a client served by UCP of Greater Cleveland. For Developmental Disability Awareness Month, we asked Aaron to share his unique perspective about growing up with a sibling who has a disability. Throughout my academic experience, I have read articles, written […]

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Developmental Disability Advocacy

This week’s blog was written by Amy Hook, a client of UCP of Greater Cleveland who also works in UCP’s Adult Services Department. In light of March being Developmental Disability Awareness Month, we asked Amy to share about her involvement with different advocacy groups. I am involved with many agencies. My primary agency is The […]

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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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    • New Employee Orientation

      Starts: 12:00 am, March 30, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 2, 2015

      Location: United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland, 10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, United States

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      Starts: 12:00 am, April 20, 2015

      Ends: 12:00 am, April 23, 2015

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      Starts: 12:00 am, April 20, 2015

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