W.A.G.S. 4 Kids Receives 2016 Best of Berea Award

BestOFBerea2016_SupportServicesPress Release


W.A.G.S. 4 Kids Receives 2016 Best of Berea Award

Berea Award Program Honors the Achievement

BEREA March 1, 2016 — W.A.G.S. 4 Kids has been selected for the 2016 Best of Berea Award in the Support Services category by the Berea Award Program.

Each year, the Berea Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Berea area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2016 Berea Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Berea Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Berea Award Program

The Berea Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Berea area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Berea Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.

About W.A.G.S. 4 Kids

Working Animals Giving Service for Kids (W.A.G.S. 4 Kids) is YOUR 2015 Cleveland Scene Readers’ Choice Best Charity organization that empowers local children with disabilities by providing mobility service and autism service dogs to meet the specific needs of children with disabilities in Northeast Ohio, utilizing their Award-Winning ODRC Accredited Cell Dog Training Program. Service dogs are custom trained to provide therapeutic, emotional and physical support for children with disabilities and their families. W.A.G.S. 4 Kids is focused on spotlighting the abilities of children with disabilities and works year-round to provide “typical” kids the opportunity to do whatever they love toward the betterment of a classmate facing everyday challenges through their Kids Who Can! Youth Empowerment program.

SOURCE: Berea Award Program

Berea Award Program
Email: PublicRelations@awardconnections.org
URL: http://www.awardconnections.org

Sera Nelson
Director of Development & Special Events
Working Animals Giving Service for Kids
Email: sera@wags4kids.com
Phone: 216-586-5853 ext. 2
URL: http://www.wags4kids.org



Reentering the world in Bay Village


Olivia, once an outgoing and academically excellent student was diagnosed with Clinical Depression and OCD at 14 years old.  Anxiety and self- harming behaviors took a toll on all aspects of her life.  She became unable to attend school and many days would not leave her bed or her home.  Olivia and her W.A.G.S. Service Dog, Susie, are now exploring the world together!  Olivia’s therapies continue to help her gain the coping skills she needs to live her best life and Susie will be joining her in her classrooms at High School next month.

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