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About Us

Impacting Lives with Transformative Programs and Services

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Workforce Development

Connecting Job Seekers with Employers

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Entrepreneurship

Empowering Small, Minority-Owned, & Disadvantaged Businesses

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Education Programs

Advancing our Community Through Education

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DEI

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in All We Do

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Advocacy

Working Together for the Greatest Impact

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Akron Urban League is to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Summit County, particularly African-Americans, through economic self-reliance and social empowerment.

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Our Impact

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97Years serving our community
23MCCAP contracts won
900+MBAC businesses served
30Team members