Who We Are
named Ohio’s Community Member of the Year in 2015 by the Ohio Provider Resource Association (OPRA)
We support the mission and services of Choices In Community Living and the Resident Home Association with fundraising, including community events and activities, grants, advocacy and development of community partnerships that benefit people with intellectual/developmental disabilities. We are governed by a policy-making Joint Development Committee consisting of representatives of our partner agencies.
Choices In Community Living is the fiscal agent for Partners For Community Living.
Words from some of our community partners …..
“The Dayton Foundation has a long history of collaborating with others to solve pressing community issues, helping organizations and individuals to help others in Greater Dayton. Partners For Community Living shares the philosophy of partnership for the community’s greater good. We encourage and support the forming of such partnerships.” -Michael M. Parks, President, The Dayton Foundation
“We need to be a voice for our neighbors, friends and family members with developmental disabilities so that they share in those things we all seek in life …. dignity …. a safe place to live …. a purpose.” Larry Hansgen, WHIO Radio and Voice of the University of Dayton Flyers, member of Partners Community Team
“MONCO Enterprises has had the honor of teaming with Partners For Community Living over many years. Our shared experiences have offered individuals that our agencies mutually serve many opportunities for meaningful work, while providing support for social gatherings as well. The individuals we serve have truly benefitted from the activities both agencies offer for adults to participate in life to the full extent that any of us would choose.” – Phil Hartje, General Manager, MONCO Enterprises, Inc.
“It is wonderful to have the opportunity to read about such innovative programs and be witness to the positive impact to individuals with disabilities living right here in our community.” – The Brighter Tomorrow Foundation
Joint Development Committee Members: (representing the Boards of Choices In Community Living, Resident Home Association and community representatives.) Our Committee members are Clinton Brown; Larry Hansgen; Vivienne Himmell; Gary Newton; Myron Rheaume; Pete Roll; Steve Schulte; Tom Weaver; Brenda Whitney
Our staff are: Judy Leasure, Development Director, email@example.com; Cheron Barclift, Volunteer Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org; and Pam Skelly, Development Coordinator, email@example.com
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mailing Address: 1651 Needmore Road, Dayton, OH 45414