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To change the way the world defines and views disabilities by making positive, profound differences in people's lives every day. For more than 100 years, Easterseals has been the indispensable resource for people and families challenged by disability.

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Easterseals Serving Greater Cincinnati

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Cincinnati, OH 45206

Phone: 513-281-2316

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Brighter Futures Celebration raises $220,000 for Easterseals!

Our first-ever TV special celebrating #BreakthroughMoments on the journey to employment is NOW STREAMING! Click to watch the program and meet the remarkable people we've served.

Meghan, a YouthBuild student, loads boxes into a delivery van
These beds are special, with a dual mission. They were built by students in Easterseals YouthBuild so they could apply and demonstrate newly-learned carpentry skills. But they also have a bigger purpose.
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New initiatives to serve veterans experiencing homelessness and recovering from addiction were the highlights of the Easterseals Military & Veteran Services Fall 2020 Town Hall.
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Messer and Easterseals are being recognized with the Partnering for Success Award for their collaboration on the Uptown Workforce Development Initiative launched in 2017 to create economic opportunity in Cincinnati's Uptown neighborhoods.
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Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority and Easterseals have recently partnered to expand enrollment options for FastTrac, which has been recognized in the Google.org Impact Challenge as one of the most innovative programs in Ohio for creating economic opportunity.
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Love is Blind, Part Four: Thankful for What COVID-19 Taught Us About Relationships

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Love is Blind: Part Three of a Series About Long-Distance Relationships during COVID 19

November 16, 2020

In Part Two of Alicia Krage’s four-part series about long-distance relationships during COVID, she t…

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Veterans Day: The Importance of Serving Those Who Served

November 11, 2020

Veterans Day was started in 1919 to honor those who fought in World War 1, and as a hope for future …

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Love is Blind: Part Two of a Series About Long-Distance Relationships During COVID

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In Part One of Alicia Krage’s four-part series about long-distance relationships during COVID, she t…

Stories of Hope

Nathan Tshiboyi
Nathan experienced transformational growth on his journey to employment

Born in Europe, Nathan wasn't developing at the same pace as his peers. His family found answers when they moved to America and were amazed at the changes they experienced through Easterseals.

Morgan Gattermeyer
Morgan Gattermeyer: Finding her voice in the arts

Morgan's work at InsideOut Studio in Hamilton has developed her skills as an artist, public speaker, and advocate.

Adam Davis
Veteran finds success, new home, through Easterseals

Adam Davis was presented with his own tiny home at the 2019 Honoring Our Heroes 5K

Jasmine Jackson completed Easterseals YouthBuild and Building Value, leading to a successful career in the construction industry.
Jasmine turned an uncertain future into a successful career in construction

Easterseals YouthBuild and Building Value opened up opportunities that led Jasmine to starting her own business and serving as a role model to others.

Elijah Allen
It’s Electric! How Building Value super-charged this West Sider’s career potential

Easterseals and Building Value helped Elijah go from temp jobs to high scores in an electrical apprenticeship.

Yalonda Render
Yalonda launched a new career in healthcare through Easterseals Prosperity for All

Yalonda found herself starting from scratch after leaving an abusive relationship. Her Breakthrough Moment came when she found Easterseals Prosperity For All - and a new career as a phlebotomist.

Juan Pacheco
Juan turned a time of uncertainty into a journey of opportunity

The death of his employer left Juan without a job and without a home. It was tough for this Marine veteran to ask for help, but the call to Easterseals Military & Veteran Services created a ripple effect of positive changes.

Our Social Enterprises

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The Region's Most Unique Sustainability Resource

Cincinnati's homes are a treasure trove of historic architecture and reusable materials. When they face demolition, Building Value can remove and salvage these elements so they don't end up in a landfill. We've become a go-to destination for remodeling pros, interior designers, makers, and artists looking for interesting and hard-to-find items. Retail sales support on-the-job training for lower-income Cincinnatians looking for in-demand careers in the construction industry. Visit our retail store at 4040 Spring Grove Avenue in Cincinnati's historic Northside neighborhood.

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Packaging and Fulfillment

Production & Fulfillment Solutions

We work with a variety of national and international clients to provide packing, kitting, assembly, fulfillment, and logistics support. We pride ourselves on offering high-quality, efficient business solutions. Our Production & Fulfillment Center provides integrated employment for adults with disabilities, veterans, and people facing economic disadvantages.

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Your gifts create #BreakthroughMoments for people who want to experience the pride of work and achievement. Join us in building Brighter Futures by supporting local workforce development programs for adults with disabilities, veterans, and people facing economic disadvantages.

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