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An open letter from LEAP’s Board of Directors

Posted April 03, 2023 in LEAP in the News

Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential (LEAP) Executive Director Melanie Hogan informed the agency’s Board of Directors in early 2023 of her decision to retire by the end of the year. We are grateful for her... read more

Coming Soon: CARF International Visit to LEAP

Posted January 05, 2023 in Press Releases

Coming Soon A survey team from CARF International* will be visiting on Feburary 2nd and 3rd, 2023. We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality. The survey will tell us... read more

Melanie Hogan received 2022 Ohio Rehabilitation Assoc's Governmental Affairs & Public Service Award

Posted March 01, 2022 in LEAP in the News

Congratulations on this much deserved recognition! "Melanie has devoted her life’s work to improving the lives of persons with disabilities. She is a tireless advocate both locally, and nationally to change policies that exhibit institutional discrimination... read more

LEAP accepted to host an intern for The Cleveland Foundation’s Summer Internship Program

Posted January 13, 2022 in LEAP in the News

We are excited to be apart of this amazing program and are ready to start working with an intern this summer to help our youth with disabilities build the skills they need to help them... read more

LEAP VISTA Volunteer featured by AmeriCorps in their Volunteer E-newsletter!

Posted September 13, 2021 in LEAP in the News

Alicia Goddard, began her service with LEAP this past October. Recently, she was featured in the AmeriCorps Volunteer eNewsletter for August. Thank you to Adam Alsept, AmeriCorps VISTA Leader, for sharing with us a PDF copy... read more