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Ignite IT now accepting applications for January 2020 class

Nov 12, 2019
Ignite IT is a powerful collaboration between the Akron Urban League, ConxusNEO and The Computer (TC) Workshop, with support from the KeyBank Business Boost & Build program, powered by JumpStart.  Ignite...

National Voter Registration Day Shatters Record

Oct 07, 2019
By, Peter Duncan, The Ritz Herald Get #VOTEREADY by Registering to Vote This year’s National Voter Registration Day (September 24) shattered records with an estimated 400,000 citizens registering for the first...

Akron Urban League Marketing Director is awarded '30 for the Future' award

Sep 20, 2019
On September 19, 2019, Akron Urban League's Director of Marketing, Garrick Black II was honored as a recipient of The Greater Akron Chamber's '30 for the Future' award. Thirty young professionals were...

Akron Urban League welcomes new President & Chief Executive Officer

Aug 02, 2019
The Akron Urban League is excited to announce and welcome Teresa R. LeGrair as the new President & Chief Executive Officer.  LeGrair will be the successor to Interim CEO Larry Chadwick.   Waverly Partners...

Conservancy for Cuyahoga National Park is looking to hire.

Jul 01, 2019
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park is a non-profit organization created to engage public support for Cuyahoga Valley National Park and provide services to enhance public use and enjoyment of the...

Akron Urban League selected to host The Akron MBAC through 2021

Jun 13, 2019
  The Akron Urban League has been selected to continue as host for the Akron Region’s Minority Business Assistance Center (MBAC).  The Akron Region MBAC will offer services in the following counties: Ashland...

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