Congratulations Isabella Burton
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Congratulations Isabella Burton

“Fall down seven times, stand up eight” is a motto 19 year-old Isabella Burton lives by. Isabella, a student at the University of Cincinnati’s Clermont campus, is pursuing a degree in social work and was recently named Ms. Wheelchair Ohio. She also has spina bifida. Isabella walked until age 13, when a series of back...

Bunco for Bifida 2019
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Bunco for Bifida 2019

Bunco for Bifida is an evening of food, games, and networking just for women. The party starts at 4:30pm at the Columbia Center in Columbia Tusculum with margaritas, mexican-themed treats, and other refreshments. The cost is $25/person. We encourage all of you women to fill a table of four with your moms, sisters, friends, and neighbors to join in the friendly competition. Never played Bunco? No...

2019 Theme
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2019 Theme

Each year, SBCC staff and Board of Directors agree on a theme to shape the programs and events for the upcoming year. For 2019, we have selected a paraphrase of a quote from the inspiring poet and writer, Maya Angelou. You might consider keeping this thought as your own personal mantra for the year to focus healthier...

Swing ‘Fore’ Spina Bifida
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Swing ‘Fore’ Spina Bifida

We had so much fun at Top Golf in February, we are doing it again.  Join us on Sunday, March 10th at Top Golf West Chester for a fun-filled afternoon supporting the Spina Bifida Coalition of Cincinnati.  We are offering Early Bird Registration- REGISTER by February 1st and Individuals pay only $70, and groups of 6 or more are...

Adult Holiday Dinner Club
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Adult Holiday Dinner Club

Don’t miss out on the fun! We are up to 23 registered to attend the Adults with Spina Bifida Holiday Dinner Club this Sunday evening at 5 pm at Brio’s Tuscan Grille in Newport on the Levee. Each adult with spina bifida receives a $30 gift card to use towards the purchase of their meal....

Family Holiday Party
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Family Holiday Party

Join us for the annual SBCC family holiday party! Lunch, games, crafts, and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus are all part of the fun. Gifts for children 18 and under will be delivered by Santa. If you would like to bring a wrapped gift for siblings, Santa will distribute them at the same time. Please bring a festive snack or dessert to share.  Gift suggestions (approximately $25) for your child with spina bifida should be sent to dburns@sbccincy.org. Be sure to include the child’s first and last name, parent’s last name if different than...

NOURISH
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NOURISH

SBCC is pleased to offer NOURISH, a pilot program teaching nutrition and healthy meal preparation to adults living with spina bifida.  Participants will meet on a Tuesday evening in November, February, May, and August at Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center in their metabolic kitchen and conference room. At each meeting: A registered dietitian from Cincinnati Children’s will...

Walk & Roll 2018
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Walk & Roll 2018

What a fantastic day we had on Saturday to celebrate people living with spina bifida in Greater Cincinnati! The positive energy was visible in the myriad of smiles and warm, friendly greetings of those who participated. As always, we are humbled by the hundreds of people who come together to honor their family member, friend,...

Welcome New Board Members
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Welcome New Board Members

SBCC welcomes two new members to our Board of Directors.   Kelly Johnson is an adult living with spina bifida and a regular attendee at our monthly adult dinner club.  She lives at Mallard Cove Senior Living in Sharonville where she is very active with painting, crafts, learning to play the dulcimer, and dancing.  She is also a longtime...