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IKRON's first building on Scioto Street in Cincinnati
IKRON's first building on Scioto Street in Cincinnati

50 For 50 #2: Our First Building

November 2, 2019  |  50 For 50

This is the second in a continuing series of stories--one every day for 50 days--to conclude IKRON's year-long celebration of our 50th anniversary. Missed one? No problem! See the entire series on our news page here.

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A green bicycle sits on the steps at IKRON's Graveson building

Celebrate Mental Health Month with Bike Month!

May 6, 2022  |  Bike Month, Mental Health Month

May is Bike Month. May is Mental Health Month. May is the perfect month to ride a bike for your mental health!   But first, let’s take a look at the situation: America is in a mental health crisis that predates the

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Photo of Michael Moxley next to his quote, "I need to work, but I also love to work. This job has boosted my self-esteem and confidence. This is my second act."
Photo courtesy of OOD Works.

Success: From Surgery to Service

July 13, 2022

In June, OOD Works featured a story about IKRON client Michael Moxley and his journey from double hip surgery to his current job of customer service representative: Michael Moxley is 64 and lives in Cincinnati. While

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Golfers on the putting green at Aston Oaks Golf club

Golf with IKRON on September 17 at Aston Oaks

July 12, 2022

Register today for IKRON's 18th Annual Golf Outing at Aston Oaks Golf Club (map) on September 17 at 8 AM. This summer, IKRON is serving 64 young people in our Summer Youth Work Experience Program--the most we've ever

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Vocational Instructor and Employment Services Assistant Jim Brock

10 Questions Plus with Jim Brock

June 10, 2022  |  Staff Profile

  Today's 10 Questions Plus is with Vocational Instructor and Employment Services Assistant Jim Brock.   Q. Where are you from? A. Hamilton! Ohio (Editor: I had no idea Hamilton was spelled with an

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headshot of IKRON counselor Christy Capell

10 Questions Plus with Christy Capell

April 6, 2022  |  Staff Profile

Today's 10 Questions Plus is with counselor and Youth Services Vocational Instructor Christy Capell.     Q. Where are you from?   A. Hamilton, Ohio and Colerain Township     Q. What

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A group of people in graduation robes stand on the front steps of the IKRON building. Graduates are cheering, have arms extended, and look happy and celebratory.
Successful IKRON graduates celebrate

Going from "I Can" to "I Did!"

November 30, 2021  |  Giving Tuesday, Graduation, Job Development

When she first met her job developer, Dawn was no stranger to IKRON; she had participated in our Summer Youth and Career Exploration programs while she was in high school. Dawn struggled a bit in finding a job, because

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