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Solutions At Work, Inc.

SAW, Inc. is a private, 501(C)(3) non-profit organization established in 1969 to provide employment to individuals with developmental disabilities. It is the non-profit partner of the Cuyahoga County Board of DD.  


It is the mission of SAW, Inc. to provide employment, training, career growth and customized supports for persons with developmental disabilities; to encourage greater independence and to improve the quality of the individual’s work and personal life.

To contact SAW, Inc., call (216) 861-0250.

Recent News:
The SAW, Inc. Board of Trustees votes to become a private Medicaid
provider of vocational habilitation services. Read the news release.

Employment Training Programs

SAW, Inc., in partnership with the Cuyahoga County Board of DD, operates three employment training programs that prepare people with developmental disabilities for a competitive job in the community:


       Just-A-Buck Retail Employment Training Program


       Cleveland Crops Culinary Arts Training Program (in partnership with Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry)


Cleveland Crops 2017 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

Purchasing a Cleveland Crops CSA helps to support employment training for individuals with developmental disabilities.


Each week from June through October, you will receive a variety of fresh vegetables and herbs from Crops' local farms. Produce is grown using sustainable and integrated pest management practices.


Full Share: $550

Single Share: $330



Cleveland Crops is proud to operate the Crops Café at the county's Jobs & Family Services main office at Virgil Brown.


Visit one of our Just-A-Buck Stores
Take a look at what our Just-A-Buck stores have to offer.

Midtown Shopping Center
1844 Snow Road 
Parma, Ohio 44134 
(216) 351-2825 [BUCK] 

Maymore Plaza
4507 Mayfield Road 
South Euclid, Ohio 44121 
(216) 291-2825 [BUCK] 

River Plaza

21810 Center Ridge Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116
(440) 333-2821

SAW, Inc. Board of Trustees



President: Tim Clemens – Attorney at Law

Vice President: Sue Peplowski - HR Business Partner, Cleveland Clinic - Surgical Operations

Secretary: Dick Ambrose – Judge, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas

Treasurer: Robert Salim - Retired Sales Consultant for Kimball Hill Homes 



Todd Barson – Sales and Marketing Manager, Ferro Corporation

Russell Benghiat – Regional President of The Brandon Agency

Randy Graham - Director of Business Development, Nexus Engineering Group

Georgette Jackson - Executive Director, Joseph's Home

Sally Martin - House Manager, City of South Euclid

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Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities
1275 Lakeside Avenue East
Cleveland, Ohio 44114-1129
PHONE: (216)241-8230 - FAX: (216)861-0253