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Passion for helping

July 13, 2018
Not all of us are as fortunate as Vicki Thornsberry to find your life’s passion at the age of 14.  But that’s just what happened to Vicki when she began visiting a group home where her grandmother worked.
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Richland Newhope honors award winners

June 27, 2018
Richland Newhope has presented 2018 CARE awards to two local residents for their outstanding support to individuals with developmental disabilities in Richland County.
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Newhope Charities 20th Annual Golf Outing set for July 20

May 9, 2018
The 20th Annual Newhope Charities Golf Outing is coming up Fri., July 20, 2018, at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Lexington.
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New superintendent worked her way to the top

April 17, 2018
Michele Giess knows Richland Newhope well. In fact, except for a part-time job in high school, it's the only place she has ever worked.
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Your new DD Board members

April 17, 2018
The Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (RCBDD) welcomed two new members in January. Nicolas Comstock and Amanda Chapman were appointed to four-year terms. Both say they are excited for the new challenge.
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Goodwill helps people become employed

April 17, 2018
In 2017 Goodwill Industries of Akron, serving Richland, Summit, Portage, Medina, and Ashland Counties, helped nearly 9,400 individuals seeking employment with training and job placement services.
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Mall walking event planned for Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

March 9, 2018
Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (RCBDD), in collaboration with Richland Public Health, the Mansfield Y, and the Richland Mall, presents “Step into Spring” – a walking event on Thursday, March 22 at the Richland Mall.
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Richland Newhope holds 17th Annual Community Awareness Day

March 8, 2018
Twenty-four people representing businesses, schools, and agencies in Richland County on Thursday participated in the 17th Annual Community Awareness Day sponsored by Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
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Richland Newhope salutes 2018 coloring contest winners

March 1, 2018
Seventeen Richland County students have been selected as winners of the 25th Annual Richland County Third Grade Coloring Contest
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Richland Newhope celebrates Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

February 27, 2018
Richland Newhope/Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (RCBDD) is celebrating Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in March.
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Richland Newhope seeking award nominations

January 30, 2018
Richland Newhope is seeking nominations for its new CARE awards.
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DD Board welcomes two new members

January 24, 2018
The Richland County Board of Developmental Disabilities (RCBDD) held its 2018 re-organizational meeting on Wed., Jan. 24, and welcomed two new members.
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