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

Summer STEAM program launches at Akron Urban League

Yesterday, we kicked off our Pilot STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math)

Akron Urban League announces inaugural class of Academy of Leaders

The Akron Urban League is proud to announce its inaugural class of the

Summer Youth Employment Registration Requirements

In order to register for the 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program interested participants

Akron Urban League Announces President’s Leadership and Community Service Award Winners

Akron, Ohio—March 30, 2017— The Akron Urban League is proud to announce the