Special Needs Planning

Skylight and The Music Settlement Present An Evening of Music and Art

May 10, 2018

Skylight Financial Group and The Music Settlement (TMS) recently came together to present an evening of art, music and socializing.  While enjoying the stunning views of the city from the Skylight penthouse, guests were treated to music by TMS students…

Empowering Transitional Aged Special Needs Individuals

April 11, 2018

Before we know it summer will be creeping up on us, the sun will be beating down and school will be finished for another year.  With summer comes freedom and fun and for many children and young adults this means…

Skylight Partners with the Autism Society of Greater Cleveland to Kick Off Autism Awareness Month

April 9, 2018

Skylight’s Special Care Planner, Ken Vinikoff, recently hosted the launch of the Autism Society of Greater Cleveland’s Autism Awareness Month in the Skylight penthouse.  The organization’s theme for this year’s awareness month is “Stand up for Autism” and the event…

Tiger Perks Coffee

Tiger Perks Brews Up A Unique Opportunity for Students with Special Needs

March 22, 2018

Last month, Tiger Perks, an exciting high school coffee business run by students with special needs, launched at Chagrin Falls Schools.  Here we catch up with Steve Thompson, Financial Advisor, and Special Care Planner at Skylight Financial Group and Board…

Inspirational Creative Art Therapies at the Beck Center for the Arts

April 25, 2017

As April is Autism Awareness Month, we caught up with Ryan McKean, Partner and Financial Planner and member of Skylight’s Special Needs Planning Team, to talk about his involvement with The Beck Center for the Arts, in Lakewood, and how its creative art therapies…

Skylight embraces the power of music to support those with special needs

March 12, 2015

We all know how powerful music can be in our lives.  It has a way of reaching us, inspiring us, touching our souls and helping us connect. To help spread these powerful effects with individuals with special needs, Skylight Financial…

Skylight helps build awareness and participation in the special needs community

February 18, 2015

Nearly 300 attendees, some traveling from as far as South Jersey, Minnesota and Manhattan, packed into Northeast Ohio Special Needs Conference, sponsored by Skylight Financial Group, on February 7.  For the parents, teachers, volunteers, pastors and ministry leaders who attended,…

Skylight sponsors the Northeast Ohio Special Needs Conference

February 5, 2015

Skylight Financial Group is delighted to be sponsoring the Northeast Ohio Special Needs Conference which is taking place on Saturday, February 7 at the Bay Presbyterian Church. The conference is offered to parents, teachers, volunteers, pastors, ministry leaders and anyone…

Making a difference to the lives of children with special needs

May 7, 2014

Yet another “Everyone wins” camp, supported by Skylight Financial Group’s Special Needs Planning Team, was recently held in Orlando and has made a real difference to the lives of children with special needs.  The camps, organized by Basketball Assist a non-profit organization,…