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, Carroll, Harrison, Holmes, Richland, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas, and Wayne. The funding will be used to address the following core functions identified as the primary role of the MBAC.  The core functions are marketing development, client services and ensuring operational quality for small, minority and disadvantaged business enterprises located in the specific geographic areas defined above.  Further, the focus of the MBAC’s services are targeted at emerging businesses with the capacity for growth and sustainability.

The purpose of the grant award is to provide professional counseling and technical services for businesses located within the identified Akron Region MBAC service area.