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Ramp Builders, Organizations and Projects in Ohio

Ohio list of charitable organizations that build wheelchair ramps for people in desperate need of a ramp, but do not have a source of funding.

Council on Aging/Y-Men's Service Club

Organization: Council on Aging/Y-Men's Service Club
Description: Y-Men's Service Club has built a record number of wheelchair ramps in the Marion area during this building season. Last Thursday the club built its 17th ramp for Marion-area residents in need. More ramp requests are pending.
P.O. BOX 275
Marion, OH 43302
Website: Council on Aging
Story: Y-Men set record in ramp building (PDF)
Contact Info:
Coordinator: Bede Agner
Service Area: Marion, Ohio

City of Parma

Organization: City of Parma
Description: The city hopes to start providing free wheelchair ramps for disabled residents and has budgeted $15,000 toward the ramps in 2013.
Address: VanScoy Medical Center
5592 Broadview Road, Suite #101
Parma, OH 44134
Website: City of Parma
Story: Parma applies for funding to provide free wheelchair ramps for residents |
Contact Info: (216)661-7372
Coordinator: Erik Tollerup
Service Area: Parma, OH

United Way of Jefferson County

Organization: United Way of Jefferson County/Society for Equal Access/Fowlers Mill Christian Church/Wintersville United Methodist Church
Description: Volunteers build handicap ramps for Jefferson county residents

511 N. Fourth St., P.O. Box 1463

Steubenville, OH 43952

Website: United Way of Jefferson County
Story: Volunteers build handicap ramps for county residents(PDF)
Contact Info: Phone: (740) 284-9000
Coordinator: Beth Rupert-Warren
Service Area: Jefferson County

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