New SBCC Board Members
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New SBCC Board Members

July 1st not only marks the beginning of the second half of 2020 (hopefully, it will be better) but also the time when term limits begin and end for members of the SBCC Board of Directors.  First, we would like to say THANK YOU to outgoing board members David Albert and John Munnis, Jr. who have...

Walk T-shirt Contest Winners
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Walk T-shirt Contest Winners

Congratulations to our 2020 Walk & Roll Logo Design Winner… Amanda Ohmer. Amanda will receive a $150 VISA Gift Card for her winning design. Amanda is an art director who was born and raised in Cincinnati. She resides on the west side of Cincinnati with her husband, Josh, and two awesome dogs. Amanda shared she “was made...

Payroll Protection Program Loan
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Payroll Protection Program Loan

 SBCC is pleased to announce that we are the recipients of a COVID-19 Small Business Administration (SBA) Stimulus Package Payroll Protection Program Loan.  This loan is designed to provide incentives to small businesses and nonprofits to keep their employees on the payroll.  The SBA will forgive the loan if all employees are kept on the...

#GivingTuesdayNow
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#GivingTuesdayNow

 Every day at SBCC, we work to empower and enhance the lives of people living with spina bifida in Greater Cincinnati. However, this worldwide pandemic is driving us to join TOGETHER in new ways as one powerful force!  While SBCC cannot convene in person, we have continued to support our community through our weekly Adult Remote Hangouts, financial...

SBCC Response to Coronavirus
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SBCC Response to Coronavirus

At SBCC, the health and safety of our clients and families is always our priority.  As parents, siblings, and friends, we continue to monitor the quickly evolving news related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be experiencing surrounding the Coronavirus and want you to know that we will be responsive to...

Independent Skills Classes
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Independent Skills Classes

Skills for living independently is an issue that has  been identified by our families as a priority for emerging adults with spina bifida.  The Mayerson JCC Disability Inclusion Programs in partnership with the Center for Independent Living Options (CILO) is offering an eight-week interactive and practical class on basic skills needed to live independently. These classes...

Accessibility Training at CMC
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Accessibility Training at CMC

On Wednesday, February 19th, SBCC joined several other disability support organizations and staff from Cincinnati Children’s at the first Accessibility Training for the Cincinnati Museum Center. Presentation topics included attitudes of inclusion, disability etiquette, accessibility of built environment, communication and person-first language, accessible display design, and more. Gwen Elliot, Director of Community Collaborations at the Museum Center, was instrumental...

NAMI – Parent Support Group
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NAMI – Parent Support Group

SB parent and social worker, Jessica Petre, LISW, will be hosting a new support group through the National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwest Ohio for parents and caregivers of children under 18 years old with mental health challenges and disabilities starting this Saturday, February 8th. This support group is offered free of charge and is suitable for...

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

The third annual Swing ‘Fore’ Spina Bifida is March 15, 2020   This event is a great opportunity to support SBCC with your family, friends, and co-workers while enjoying an afternoon of Top Golf in West Chester. Not a golfer—not a problem….clubs and fun included!   Early Bird Registration is now open so be sure...