Mission Statement

The Connection is a non-profit, women-led organization dedicated to enhancing lives and fostering community. The programs and services offered bring together individuals of diverse economic circumstances, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, culture, and physical and mental abilities to acquire skills, build self-esteem, and, through association, develop the respect that eliminates prejudice. Thank you to: our Read More …

History

The Connection has been serving individuals in Summit and its surrounding communities for over 90 years. Since its inception, the organization has grown and responded to meet the changing needs of the community, with particular emphasis on the needs of girls and women. Throughout its history, The Connection has consistently been at the forefront of community service and social change. Read More …

Contact & Directions

Take Parkway North to exit 142. There is a toll booth immediately before exit 142. You must go through the toll gates on the EXTREME RIGHT in order to get on the exit ramp on the other side. The ramp entrance is directly in front of the toll gates on the other side. You are now on Route 78 EAST, going in the opposite direction. Read More …

Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

The Connection is a wonderful place to work. Many positions offer flexible hours; and, employees are eligible for facility use and class discounts. Applications are available at the Front Desk or click here to download. EEO Bus Driver, P/T 2:30 – 4:30pm, Monday – Friday. Pick up and drop off children on assigned route. Must Read More …