Supporting Northeast Ohio’s Developmental Disabilities Community Since 1967

Our Foundation

Charles and Salome Reymann were immigrants from Alsace-Lorraine who met in Akron, Ohio and married in 1906. They fully lived their Catholic faith, inspiring their many children and grandchildren to continue their community and faith mission.

Old Black and White Portrait of Founders Charles and Salome Reymann



is how long our foundation has been supporting the region’s developmental disabilities community.


with developmental disabilities have lived with dignity in three homes supported by The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation.

in scholarships has been awarded in support of special education.

Two young adult students and a teacher are doing a craft.

Good Works

It is said that when one path is closed, another one is opened if a person allows God that opportunity to shine his light for this path. This is a true description of my life.

– Dan Lancianese, Intervention Specialist, St. Vincent-St. Mary

The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation serves people with developmental disabilities, their families and caregivers, and the dedicated people who educate and support them.

Smiling Woman In Cap and Gown from Akron University


Every year, numerous Charles and Salome Reymann Scholarships are awarded to high school and college students in Northeast Ohio. Learn more about this and other programs we support or have created.

Ways to Get Involved

Do you have a heart to help those in need? Your tax deductible contribution to the Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation provides hope to individuals, their families, neighborhoods and the community.
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