Communities Helping Each & Everyone Reach Success Inc dba CHEERS

Name of Non-Profit Organization *
Communities Helping Each & Everyone Reach Success Inc dba CHEERS
Today’s Date: * Saturday, November 26, 2022
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? *
Address *

PO Box 341623
Beavercreek, OH 45434
United States
County *
Your Name * Christopher Ptachik
Your Title *
Chairman, Board of Trustees
Your email address *
Your Phone Number (937) 620-1930
Executive Director’s Name *
Jude Walsh Whelley
Executive Director’s email address *
What is the mission of your organization?
CHEERS mission is to:
– Promote fulfilling lives for adults with developmental disabilities
– Offer recreational, educational and social activities for members in an
atmosphere of dignity, acceptance, respect and well-being
– Assist in developing homes with a family environment of love and compassion
for members
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • (5) Education
  • (7) Equality & Social Justice
  • (10) Life Skills
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?
CHEERS is a club for adults, age 21 and over, with developmental disabilities. It provides two-to-three-hour activities on Saturdays year-round, except during August and on Federal holiday weekends. An annual membership is required.
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *
Yes, Grades 9 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.
Volunteer opportunities exist to partner with members during educational, recreational, and social activities.
Volunteer coordinator Abby Watkins
Volunteer coordinator’s email address
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (937) 609-2719