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Julie

Project SEARCH is a school-to-work transition program for students with disabilities who are in their last year of high school. After the students have finished all of their high school credits, they spend an additional year discovering their passions and learning hard and soft job skills by completing three internships, each for 10 weeks. The […]

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Brett

Brett began working with UCP of Greater Cleveland in the Project SEARCH Program at the Cleveland Clinic in 2013, after he graduated from John Adams High School. He entered the program with a goal of improving his soft skills and gaining hard work skills in order to help him find competitive employment. Brett participated in […]

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Christine

Christine has been working in the scanning department at Forest City Enterprises since February of 2015.  She grew up in Middleburg Heights and still resides there today.  Christine studied at Kent State University where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Human Services in 2002.  To this day, Christine regards this as one of […]

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In the Spotlight – Julie Tanner

Project SEARCH is a school-to-work transition program for students with disabilities who are in their last year of high school. After the students have finished all of their high school credits, they spend an additional year discovering their passions and learning hard and soft job skills by completing three internships, each for 10 weeks. The […]

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Team Alex

This week’s blog post was written by Debbie, mom of UCP of Greater Cleveland client Alex and captain of Team Alex. Below Debbie shares her experience about racing for the first time with her triplet boys: Alex, Austin and Brandon. This was Alex’s third time competing as part of Team UCP at the Cleveland Triathlon, […]

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