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Our Mission

The mission of the Akron Urban League is to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Summit County, particularly African Americans, by advocating and facilitating programs that are economically and educationally transformational, impacting their lives and the lives of future generations.

News and Events

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National Urban League Releases Scorecard on Presidency of Barack Obama

Click here to read the full report.  The Obama Administration Scorecard is a publication

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Opportunities to join the Akron Urban League team!

We are currently seeking individuals to join our finance department at the Akron

Career Pathways
Summit County Agencies meet to discuss ex-offender services.

Over 20 Summit County agencies were represented at the Akron Urban League’s first

Akron Urban League Scholarship Program
Scholarship Applications Now Available

For the 31st consecutive year, the Akron Urban League will offer scholarships to high