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Fast Track Training for Manufacturing with Paid Internship offered by Stark State College in partnership with ConxusNEO

Sep 07, 2018
Right Skills Now: Fast-Track Training for Manufacturing   Program Overview:  The Right Skills Now Fast‐Track Training is a 500+ hour program that will prepare you for a career in the manufacturing industry,...

Akron Urban League breaks ground on USDA funded high tunnel

Jun 12, 2018
The Akron Urban League hosted a ground breaking for its Urban Farm Hoop House on Friday, June 8th, 2018 from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the Agency’s facility located at 440 Vernon Odom Blvd in Akron. The Urban Farm...

Summit County Re-Entry Network to Host Re-Entry Event on May 31

May 16, 2018
On May 31, 2018, the Summit County Re-Entry Network will host Strengthening the Pathway, a re-entry event, at the Akron Urban League from 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. The event is for providers, including faith-...

KeyBank Business Boost & Build Program, Powered by JumpStart, Awards $120,000 to Akron Urban League & Conxus NEO

May 09, 2018
The Akron Urban League and Conxus NEO have received a $120,000 grant from the KeyBank Business Boost & Build Program, Powered by JumpStart to fund workforce development programming aimed at increasing the...

MY-STARS Summer Youth Enrichment Camp to be offered by Akron Urban League.

Apr 09, 2018
Beginning this summer, the Akron Urban League will begin operating the Middle School Youth Summer Transition and Real Life Skills Summer Enrichment Camp (MY-STARS).  This pilot program is open to 36 middle...

Summer Youth Employment Registration now open.

Apr 03, 2018
HOW TO QUALIFY Must be a Summit County resident aged 16 – 24. Age requirement must be met by June 1, 2018. Participant must either be or reside with a minor child. Household income must not exceed 200% of the...

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