Our mission is to promote educational opportunities, protect and define existing rights of the current and potential deaf and deaf-blind citizens of America, and to solidify their social and economic security.


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Mail: president@oad-deaf.org
"Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Ohio Association of the Deaf is restricting all its meetings to webinars and Zoom. Thank you for your patience as America goes through this crisis."


Ohio Association of the Deaf
gratefully acknowledges your gift

In memory of beloved Jackie Lawless

James Collenti

In memory of beloved Penny Nedblake

Ohio State University

In memory of beloved Von C. Smith

Akron East High Reunion Committee "1947 and 1948"

In memory of beloved Nancy (Johnson) Resh

Greg Frink, Linda Mahmood

In memory of beloved Elizabeth Miller

In memory of beloved Harriette Cookston

Memorial Tribute of Ella Chesnut

Ella Chesnut's inheritance was contributed to the Ohio Association of the Deaf, Inc in the year of 2013. This was an unexpected surprise and OAD will honor Ella Chesnut's memory by using the contribution to support the Deaf Community. It will be kept in a restricted fund. We will never forget Ella Chesnut's kindness and generosity.

In memory of beloved Gary Bradford McBride

In memory of beloved Ray Esser

Debbra Esser (wife)

(Son of Deaf Parents, Terence and Florence Esser, OAD member)

In Memory of beloved Verne Taylor Sr.

In memory of beloved Thomas A Vaughn

Daniel and Joan Pleban

In memory of beloved Betty Weber

Bryan Levon

Sidney and Gail Spragins, Clarence L Berry, Patty Conley, Cathy C Mumaw
Brouse McDowell, John and Susana Bolovan, Joseph and Barbara Deleone, H.A. and Helen Janicek, Randall and Robin Pelton, Thomas and Lynn Dean, Ralph and Jane Sharpnack, Kathie and Clair Dickinson
Carolyn Dann, Regina and Carol Snyder, Larry and Diane Tressler, Loren and Louella Thomas
James Preston, Justin Preston, Michele Preston
The Davey Tree Expert Company, Dr. Beverly Dearth, Neal McBride, Gillian and David Jenkins, Pat Shelar, George and Audrey John, Marla J Tritttschuh, Concept2Production, Inc.
Cindy Taylor-Skrivanek, Dennis Taylor, Dorothy Rinderle, Linda Mahmood