Linking Employment, Abilities and Potential

Community Impact

LEAP develops and maintains mutually beneficial relationships throughout the Northeast Ohio corporate community. In doing so, the agency recognizes the unique and vital role that the private sector plays in ensuring robust and vibrant communities for us all.


A Working Relationship for a Stronger Community

LEAP’s long-standing relationship with the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center has been productive for both partners. In this video, human resources recruiter Charles Bonacci talks about how the hospital has benefitted from working with... read more

Bob Voss - Great Lakes Brewing Company

Bob Voss, pub manager for Great Lakes Brewing Co., talks about success in hiring an individual through LEAP. read more

The Crossroads of Commerce and Community

A cozy little shop with natural lighting, wooden bins of fresh produce, and a big chalkboard covered in colorful lists of bulk grains and smoothie ingredients The Grocery is one of Ohio City’s hidden gems.... read more

Continuing positive community partnerships

As National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) comes to an end, we are very excited to honor an individual supervisor who has worked closely with the LEAP Employment Services Program. Joshua (Josh) Beers, the Supervisor... read more

2016-2017 LEAP Impact By Numbers

(Graphic content below) Here are just a few of the LEAP Services Outcomes from 2016 - 2017 1,592 Individuals and families served. 229 People with disabilities received job training or community-based work assessments. ... read more