Our Contributors

Thank you to our many Contributors!

*Corporate/Personal Sponsorship for the 8th Annual Special Needs Awareness Walk & Fun Day, 5K.
Rhodium Titanium Platinum Gold Silver Bronze

 Rhodium ($5000 +)

  • American Testing Technologies, Inc./B. & S. Youssef*
  • Anzelc & Associates, Inc./Deb Anzelc*
  • Big Lots, Stow*
  • CareSource Foundation
  • Family Treasures Jewelers
  • Gavin Scott Salon & Spa, Stow
  • Gedeon, David & Sarah*
  • Joseph G. & Sally A. Miller Family Foundation
  • Kearns, Beth, Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • Kenneth L. Calhoun Charitable Trust, Keybank, Trustee
  • Klaben Auto Stores, Inc.*
  • LLA Therapy, LLC*
  • Lillie, Joyce & John (Zane’s Grandparents)
  • Longhorn Steakhouse, Cuyahoga Falls*
  • MacConmara Academy Of Irish Dance
  • Martucci, Dr. Phillip & Susan
  • Minuteman Press, Stow*
  • Out of the Box Behavioral Solutions, LLC*
  • Pugh, Peggy, AVON Independent Sales Rep.*
  • Record Publishing Company, LLC
  • Sports Clips, Stow
  • Summit DD
  • T.G.I. Fridays, Stow
  • Total Education Solutions, Inc.*

 Titanium ($2000)

  • ABC Therapy, LTD*
  • Akron Rotary Camp/Akron Area YMCA
  • Beach Boyz Entertainment/Rich Siebert
  • Bemis Company Foundation
  • Dairy Queen, Portage Trail, CFalls & Fishcreek Road, Stow*
  • Donatos Pizza/State Road
  • Eagle Elastomer, Inc.
  • Falls Family Dental, Inc./Dr. Stephen & Kim Fabry
  • Francisco, Bridget, Thirty-One Sales Consultant
  • Ganley Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Inc.
  • Gedeon, David & Sarah*
  • Guided Transitions for Supported Individuals, LLC*
  • IBEW #306 Electrical Union
  • i Heart Media
  • JAH Foundation
  • Manes, Lee & Sharlene*
  • Mavis Winkle’s Irish Pub
  • Park West Gallery
  • Peak Potential Therapy/Holly Reimann
  • Play It Again Sports
  • R.C. Musson and Katharine M. Musson Charitable Foundation
  • Ron Marhofer Auto Family
  • Rosemont & Chippewa Country Clubs
  • Stark & Knoll Co., LPA*
  • Signet Jewelers (formerly known as Sterling Jewelers)
  • Texas Roadh ouse
  • The DJ Crew
  • The Welty Foundation
  • Tyson, Daniel, REMAX Edge*
  • Walt Disney World Co.
  • Western Reserve Hospital

 Platinum ($1000)

  • AG Print Promo Solutions
  • African Safari Wildlife Park
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Akron General Health & Wellness Center
  • Bath Volunteers For Service
  • Beckwith Heating & Cooling, Inc.
  • Brown Mackie College SOTA Club
  • Chippewa Golf Course
  • Clear Choice Photo & Video Booth
  • Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities
  • Cuyahoga Falls City Schools
  • Discount Drug Mart
  • Dominion Resources & Dominion Foundation
  • Eagle Elastomer, Inc.
  • Falls Heating & Cooling, Inc.
  • Fairlawn Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Family Of Nick & Chris Bertka
  • Funny Stop Comedy Club
  • Ganley Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Inc.
  • Garrett, Amy
  • Gensel, Michele
  • Highrollers Entertainment
  • Hudak, Barbara
  • Institute of Jaw & Facial Surgery, Inc.
  • IROK, Inc./Riverfront Concert Series
  • J.W. Didado Electric, LLC*
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • KidsLink Neurobehavioral Center
  • LifeCenter Plus Health & Fitness Center
  • Lloyd L. & Louise K. Smith Foundation
  • McDonald’s, #34016, #1310 & #19656
  • Medina County Board of Developmental Disabilities*
  • Northern Ohio Golf Charities Foundation, Inc.
  • Park West Gallery
  • Party Animals of Ohio, Inc.
  • Person Centered Therapies, Inc.
  • Piercing Pagoda:  a brand of Zale
  • PNC Bank, Cuyahoga Falls Branch
  • Raccoon Hill Golf Club
  • Riverfront Y.M.C.A., Cuyahoga Falls
  • Sheraton Suites Akron/Cuyahoga Falls
  • Southwest Airlines Co.
  • Shulan’s Fairlawn Inc.
  • SUPER Learning Center
  • Wiley Family

 Gold ($100)

  • ABA Outreach Services
  • Abilities First, LLC
  • ACME Fresh Market
  • Adelman, DMD, Dr. Laura
  • Advanced Eargear/Debra Valatka
  • Advanced Insurance Designs, Inc.
  • African Safari Wildlife Park
  • Akron Metro Transit Authority
  • Akron RubberDucks (formerly Akron Aero’s)
  • Akron Zoo
  • Aladdin’s Eatery, Crocker Park
  • Aladdin’s Eatery, Portage Crossing
  • All About Dance By Kristen
  • All American Table & Chair Rentals
  • Always In Season Photography
  • American Girl Doll
  • Americhem, Inc.
  • Amazone Family Entertainment Center
  • Atti2udes Creative Hair Design/Judy Villers
  • Autism Advocates & Consultants, LLC/Judy Marks
  • Autism Services For Children
  • Autozone
  • Banks, Susan “Suzi”
  • Beef ‘O’ Brady’s
  • Belvedere, Leigh
  • Belvedere, Joe
  • Bergstrom, Pat
  • Beyond Words:  Music & Dance Center, LLC
  • Bistro On Main
  • Bittersweet’s
  • Blind & Sons
  • Blondheim, Stella
  • Bohl, Deanne, Orgami Owl Ind. Designer & doTerra Wellness Advocate
  • Brian, Dr. & Mrs. C. William
  • Burger King, State Road, 2691 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Burt, David & Kathleen
  • Café O’Play
  • Cardinal Retirement Village
  • Carroll-Compton, Helen S.
  • Catalyst Farm/The Stables at Rose of Sharon
  • Cedar Point
  • Century Cycles
  • Century Harley-Davidson, Medina
  • Chick-fil-A at Chapel Hill
  • Children’s Choice Pediatrics, Inc.
  • Chipotle/Twinsburg
  • City Of Cuyahoga Falls/Parks & Recreation Department
  • Clayton, John
  • Cleveland Botanical Garden
  • Cleveland Browns
  • Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Cleveland Improv Comedy Club & Restaurant, The
  • Cleveland International Film Festival
  • Cleveland Metroparks Zoo & The Rainforest
  • Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home
  • Coletta, Christine & Ralph
  • Conti, Donna-Marie
  • Costco Warehouse
  • Country Inn & Suites, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Dargan, Pamela
  • DeCamp, Clifford & Barbara
  • Deer Pass Golf Course
  • DelPuppo, Denise
  • Detwiler, Sue
  • Dewey’s Pizza, Fairlawn
  • Dentistry 4 Kids/Dr. Raj Vij
  • Dipped & Dazzled Bakery
  • Dolan, Stephan & Laura
  • Domenic’s Pub
  • Double Dog Day Care
  • Dow, Theresa & Robert
  • Dr. Michael & Jackie Evan
  • Dr. Todd Barnett, DMD
  • Duma’s Meat & Farm Market
  • Dunkin Donuts, Tallmadge Ave., Cuyahoga Falls
  • Eat ‘n Park Hospitality Group
  • Eklics, Tiffany
  • Epcon Lane Environmental Pest Control, Inc.
  • Erc Digital
  • Everett Jade Photography
  • Falling Waters Spa
  • Falls Music School
  • Family Video, #511
  • Family Video, State Road, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Farnsworth Auctions LLC*
  • Federated Auto Parts
  • Fedorisin, John
  • Firestone Public Golf Course
  • First Merit Bank
  • Fox Den Golf Course/City Of Stow
  • Frangos, Denise & Brian
  • Fun Makers, Inc.
  • G & R Auto Care, Inc.
  • Gervasi Vineyard
  • Giant Eagle, Howe Avenue, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Giant Eagle, Portage Crossing, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Giant Eagle, Kent Rd., Stow
  • GOJO Industries, Inc.
  • Good Park Golf Course
  • Goodyear, Sue
  • Graphic Arts & Rubber/Glen Hoffman
  • Great Lakes Granite Works
  • Great Lakes Science Center
  • Hampton Inn Of Stow
  • Harris, James & Barbara
  • Harrison, Denise
  • Harry London Candies, Inc.
  • Hopkins Lawver Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Howell, John & Becky
  • Hungry Howie’s Pizza, Stow
  • Inflatable Fun & More
  • J & K Subway, Inc.
  • Jeff Ellis’ International Karate Centers
  • Jenni’s Desserts/Jenni Snyder
  • Jim & Sons Transmission Specialists/Jim Currier
  • Jubilee Donuts
  • Julie Billiart School of St. Sebastian Parish
  • Keystone Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
  • King’s Island/KI Cares
  • Klein’s Pharmacy
  • Kline, Michael & Earlyne (Zane’s Great Uncle & Aunt)
  • Krieger’s Health Foods Market
  • Lake Erie Nature & Science Center
  • Language Learning Associates Staff In Honor Of Troy McClowry
  • Lanshe, Faith & John
  • Laus Deo Salon
  • Laziza Restaurant
  • Lee Design & Development, Inc.
  • LeFemme Mystique Burlesque/Bella Sin
  • Lucky Shoes, Inc.
  • Lunn, Jennifer & Nicholas
  • M & G Pools
  • Mable, Carlton & Jennifer
  • Mancinelli, John & Susan
  • Manning, Gail
  • Mara, Mark & Patrice
  • Marchetta, Daniel T.
  • Marco’s Pizza, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Maria’s Mexican Restaurant & Cantina, Chapel Hill
  • Mario’s International Spas & Hotel
  • Marks, Coty & Curstynn
  • Martin, Carrie
  • Massage Envy Spa, Fairlawn
  • Mayor Don Walters, Cuyahoga Falls
  • McCready’s Tire & Auto
  • McWhorter, Missy & John
  • Meckes, Diane
  • Melsa, Linda & Peter
  • Meschewski, James
  • Middelberg, Andy & Kerrie
  • Michael Carter Group
  • Mike Pruitt Honda
  • Miller’s Party Rental Center/C. Miller
  • Montrose Auto Group
  • Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
  • New Awakenings Salon
  • Nickels, Janet M.
  • Nicky’s Buckeye’s
  • Nina/Michelle Salon
  • Nolan, Dr. Dennis & Dana/Mogadore Dental Group
  • Novak, Tawnia & Jeff
  • Nurenberg Paris Heller & McCarthy
  • O’Brien, Frank & Jamie
  • O’Charley’s Restaurant & Bar, Cuyahoga Falls
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts
  • Orlando Baking Company
  • Papa John’s Pizza, Corporate
  • Pat Catan’s Craft Centers, CFalls
  • Patterson, James/Patterson Insurance
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Pet Supplies Plus, Portage Crossing
  • Playground World, Inc.
  • Polatas, Thomas & Kimberly
  • Poppenhouse, Lisa & David
  • Proactive Behavior Services, LLC
  • Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh & Office
  • Pro Armament Co.
  • R & R Landscaping
  • Raccoon Hill Golf Club
  • Red Tail Golf Club
  • Redmon Funeral Home
  • Retro Dog, LLC
  • Revolution Fitness & Therapy
  • Robeks of Montrose
  • Roby, Stephen (Zane’s Uncle)
  • Rock And Roll Hall of Fame And Museum
  • Rockne’s Pub, Fairlawn
  • Romeo’s Pizza, Twinsburg
  • Rose, Eric & Krista
  • Rotsaert, Brian & Mary
  • Salon de Pooch
  • Scott, Wesley & Dr. Christie
  • Sell, Alice & Jack/In Honor Of Great-Granddaughter Libby
  • Sengpiel’s Supersonic Car Wash
  • Serenity Pointe Salon & Spa
  • Serpentini Chevrolet/Tallmadge
  • Shed Stuff Storage Uits
  • Sheri A. Peters, Co., LPA
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Boston Heights
  • Sorace, Gary & Gloria
  • Southwest Solutions Group
  • Spiegel, Jason & Jillian
  • Starbucks Coffee Co., Graham Road, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Stonehedge
  • Strebler, Matthew & Kim
  • StressBgone/Wickland, Sherry
  • Struktol Company Of America
  • Subway, J & K/4041 State Road
  • Sully’s Tool & Party Rental
  • SweetFrog, Stow
  • Syphrit, Heather & Chris
  • Tangier Banquets & Catering
  • Target Department Store, CFalls
  • Target Department Store, Stow
  • The Bamler Family/U.S. Army
  • The Cafe in Stow
  • The Center for Life Skills
  • The Church in Silver Lake, Outreach Committee
  • The Cleveland Orchestra
  • The Drake Hotel, Chicago
  • The Galvin Therapy Center
  • The Goodyear Tire Company
  • The Home Depot, Cuyahoga Falls
  • The Inn at Brandywine Falls
  • The Pub Beachwood
  • The Sheets Family
  • The Spaghetti Warehouse In Akron
  • The Step2 Company LLC
  • The Western Reserve Historical Society
  • Thirty-One/Sandy Erb, Ind. Consultant, retired
  • Timoch’s Martial Arts
  • Tiretown Corvette Club
  • T.J. Maxx Department Store
  • Towpath Credit Union
  • Tramonte Distributing Co./Mike Tramonte
  • Tricaso, Joseph & Kathleen
  • Trimmer, Christopher & Melissa
  • Turkeyfoot Lake Golf Links
  • Twin Sisters Productions
  • United Disability Services
  • Visualizations Photography
  • V.V.E. Computer Consulting
  • Walfish, Nancy
  • Warren, Sue/Keller Willams Chervenic Realty
  • Warth, Sue
  • Waterway Carwash
  • Weinschenk Law, LLC
  • Wellness & Wealth By Choice/Gruber, Sue & Bob
  • Weston, Bernadette
  • Williams, Cheryl
  • Zenith Systems, LLC
  • Ziccardi, Andrew & Debbie

 Silver ($50)

  • Advanced Auto Parts, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Akron Civic Theatre
  • Akron Racers
  • Akron Symphony
  • All About the Piece
  • Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar
  • Anna Mia’s Kitchen/Kelly Shaw
  • BJ’s Wholesale Club
  • Baird So, Brynna
  • Baron Landscaping
  • Beau’s Grille, Fairlawn
  • Bellacino’s Pizza & Grinders
  • Bell, Christine
  • Bender, Kathyrn & Eric
  • Bissell Maple Farm
  • Buffalo Wild Wings, Avon Lake
  • Burntwood Tavern
  • Carter, Alexis
  • Cinemark Theatre, Portage Crossing
  • Columbus Zoo And Aquarium
  • Committee For Colavecchio
  • Creative Motion Studios
  • CVS Pharmacy, Corporate
  • DelSignore, Cynthia & Andy
  • Demaree, Grace
  • Dietz Falls Florist
  • Donut Connection
  • Eat ‘n Park Hospitality Group, Inc.
  • Ellet Barber Shop
  • Evelyn Dickerson’s Hair Design
  • Falls Vacuum/Matt Snowberger
  • Family Video #348
  • Fecko, Debbie & Lewis, Sue
  • Feldman, James K., Attorney At Law
  • Flower, Amanda
  • Gallery of Framing
  • Gardner, Ashley
  • Gregory, Angie
  • Gregory, Margaret
  • Halub, Michael
  • Hamby, Tami
  • Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt, Stow
  • Haren, Robert & Darlene
  • Hudson Family Practice, Inc.
  • Kline, Kevin & Connie (cousin of Zane’s)
  • Kobal Family
  • Kosuda, Thomas
  • Latham, Allie
  • LaTourette, Congressman Steven C.
  • Legacy Village
  • Long’s Shoes
  • Lowe’s, Stow
  • MacConmara Volunteer Parents
  • Mancini, Tom & Carol
  • Marco’s Pizza, Avon Lake
  • Master Design, LLC
  • Mayor Sara Drew, Stow
  • McDaniel, Lisa
  • McDonald’s – Stow (Howe Ave.), Kent, Ravenna, & Streetsboro
  • McGuire, Rhonda
  • Mr. Hero/Restaurant Developers Corp.
  • Music Therapy Enrichment Center, Inc.
  • National Inventors Hall Of Fame
  • O’Brien, Jamie & Jamie
  • Ohio Coalition for the Education of Children With Disabilities
  • Panera Bread
  • Pat Catan’s Craft Centers, CFalls
  • Pet Suppies Plus, Portage Crossing
  • Pet Supplies Plus, Stow
  • RDP Sports Plus
  • Reiss, Dr. Sam & Deborah
  • Retro Dog
  • Rockne’s Pub, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Rockne’s Pub, Stow
  • Rocco’s Pizza, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Saro, Leeanne
  • Sensory Connection, LLC
  • Shearer’s Snacks, LLC
  • Signarama
  • Starbucks Coffee Co., Kent Road, Stow
  • Strickland’s Frozen Yogurt
  • Taco Bell, Graham Rd., Cuyahoga Falls
  • Talmadge, Diane Keske
  • Target, Avon
  • Tetzel, Bernadette
  • Texas 10 Oil & Lube
  • The Holden Arboretum
  • The Honeybake Ham Company
  • The Jump Yard
  • The Brian Rotsaert Family
  • The Scissor Room/Nicole Johnson
  • Toth Photography
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Vision Hair Design/Denise Price
  • Weathervane Playhouse
  • Whole Foods Market
  • Youssef, Zachary (brother of Zane)

 Bronze ($25)

  • Ace Hardware/E & H Hardware Group LLC
  • Akron Racers
  • Alderman, Randy & Laura
  • Anello, Dianna
  • Battaglia’s T & B Garden Center
  • Beauchesne Family
  • Beauty in the Beast Dog Grooming & Boarding, Solon
  • Bednar, Mary
  • Bunker Hill Golf Course/Medina
  • Buyansky, Karen
  • Cashmere Cricket
  • Chipotle, Avon
  • Classic Additions, Inc.
  • Certified Nerds
  • Clear Channel Outdoor/Canton Cougars Football
  • Corman, Dan & Nicole
  • Cornerstone Market
  • COSI:  Center of Science and Industry
  • Cox Flowers
  • Crocker Park Mall
  • Cupcake Binge
  • Dollar Tree, Kent
  • Donzell’s Garden Center
  • Farr, Brandon
  • Frizz Hair Experience
  • Gainley, Angela
  • Giant Eagle, Howe Ave., Cuyahoga Falls
  • Giannetti, Paige
  • Hausch, Teresa
  • Henry, Chad
  • House Of Blues Cleveland
  • Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Store, Inc. – In Memory Of John Garmany
  • Kidsplay Indoor Fun
  • Kozlowski, Amy
  • Larson, Frank, former mayor Munroe Falls
  • Lewis, Felicia
  • Lincoln, Denise
  • Marco’s Pizza, Avon Lake
  • Matz, Shirley
  • McDonnell, Anderson & Associates
  • Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt, Avon
  • Parker, Lisa
  • Pizza Fire, Fairlawn
  • Pizza Pan Of Cuyahoga Falls
  • Quiznos Sub/Hudson Drive
  • Rasey, Scott & Beth
  • Romeo’s Pizza, Avon Lake
  • Rubin, Pete
  • Saksa, Jason & Ann Marie
  • Sam’s Club #4570
  • Scentsy/Mallory Hawley
  • Schwebels Baking Co.
  • Sengpiel’s Supersonic Car Wash
  • Sheeks, Barbara
  • Shoptaw, Diane
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Westlake
  • S.T.A.N.D.
  • Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
  • Starbucks Coffee Co., Avon
  • Starbucks Coffee, Portage Crossing
  • Stine, Larry
  • Summit Mall
  • Suncrest Gardens
  • Sunrise Therapy Services, Inc.
  • T-N-T Tanning Salon, Inc.
  • Tangles Hair Studios, Cuyahoga Falls
  • Taylor Made Jewelry
  • Teresa’s Pizza
  • The Cheesecake Factory
  • The Melting Pot
  • The Peanut Shoppe
  • The Sanctuary Golf Club/North Canton
  • The Unexpected Wine & Gift Baskets
  • The Wilds