Archive for October 10th, 2016

Assist Avon Lake growing as nonprofit advocacy group; communities jumping on board

Monday, October 10th, 2016

By Nicole Hennessy

Avon Lake

Assist Avon Lake is growing as an organization, as it is working on legitimizing itself as a full-fledged nonprofit organization.

The group’s founder, Jim Coyne, started the group in 2013, after returning to Avon Lake after college, when he noticed a few friends were recovering from heroin addiction. One of them didn’t make it.

Talking with their families and community members, Coyne realized nobody knew what …Read More