Our Mission


The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities in Northeast Ohio.


To be a leading charitable organization in Northeast Ohio that makes significant contributions to the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities.


We will build our community by respecting the inherent dignity of all citizens. We will treat those we serve with empathy, support and love. We will lead in all we do. Our actions are guided by the Catholic heritage of the Reymann family.

How We Help

Inspired by Charles and Salome’s dedication to two grandchildren with developmental disabilities, The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation helps improve the lives of people with disabilities in many ways:

Smiling Woman In Cap and Gown from Akron University

Scholarships for high school and college-level students studying special education

Provides grants and other assistance to worthy projects and organizations aligned with our mission

Support for ArtSparks Dynamite Duos, Faith and Light East retreats, Akron Rotary Camp, Transition-to-Work programs for high school students, and other organizations, programs and events

Stories of Support

Urban Youth Transition Program

Urban Youth Transition Program

Empowering Futures: University of Akron and The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation Launch Urban Youth Transition Program(AKRON, Ohio – Sept.. 11, 2023) — The University of Akron (UA), renowned for its commitment to education excellence and real-world career...

Kenneth Subak

A familiar quote from St. Francis de Sales is “Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.” With that in mind, the saint aptly describes Ken Subak, who serves on The Charles and Salome Reymann Foundation Board of Directors. Don’t make the...