Schickel Design Company is proud and happy to announce that company head, Martha Schickel Dorff, has been selected as one of the honorees in this year’s Women of Over-the-Rhine . . . Stories of Success, presented by the Emanuel Community Center in Cincinnati. The program celebrates women from diverse backgrounds who have succeeded in spite of the odds and/or have contributed to the betterment of Over-the-Rhine.
Dorff is being honored for her part in the revitalization underway in Over-the-Rhine. She has renovated an abandoned building in the Washington Park district and moved her family and successful business to the location. She continues efforts in the area by her work on the City Home project, a joint venture that will provide new and renovated for-purchase homes and condos along Pleasant Street, also in the Washington Park area.
The Women of Over-the-Rhine honorees will be introduced at a reception on the evening of August 14th at the Over-the-Rhine Chamber of Commerce. Their stories of these extraordinary women and a photo presentation will be shared at a luncheon on August 16th at the Phoenix Restaurant.
The Emanuel Community Center is an organization with Christian values, whose mission is to enhance the potential and dignity fo members of the Over-the-Rhine community through: Educational Development and Athletics, Family Services and Community Enrichment and Partnerships with related groups.
Schickel Design Company builds value through design excellence. This second-generation family company specializes in the integration of art and architecture.