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Celebrating four decades of service: Happy retirement, Gary Edler!

Posted on 10/02/20 in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] It’s not often that one’s affiliation with an organization predates its founding, but as current and past LEAP staff members were reminded during a celebration of Gary Edler’s retirement this week, that interesting fact is... read more

Introducing our new Jesuit Volunteer, Sarah Reuter!

Posted on 09/04/20 in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] LEAP is excited to welcome Sarah Reuter as our new Jesuit Volunteer! Sarah graduated this spring with a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. She majored in biology, focusing on global health, and minored... read more

Quantum LEAP Helps to Decrease Isolation for those with Development Disabilities

Posted on 03/27/19 in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] For adults with developmental disabilities, loneliness and isolation is not an uncommon occurrence. There can be a lack of social opportunities available to many adults with developmental disabilities due to communities without the resources to... read more

Grit and Positivity Result in Long-Awaited Homecoming

Posted on 12/27/18 in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] After a serious medical emergency resulted in the amputation of her fingers and toes, Carolyn Jones was forced to reside in a Northeast Ohio nursing home for about eight months. She was also without access... read more

Finding My New Normal

Posted on 03/19/18 in LEAP Spotlight!

[image:1] An Interview with former LEAP Board Member Megan Hammond By Tricia L. Kuivinen, LSW, MA, External Affairs Director, Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential (LEAP) Because she enjoyed having new adventures, learning to ride a motorcycle had... read more