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Jun 09, 2020
Dear Friends,  Last week, Urban League Leaders across the country in a response to the civil unrest sweeping the nation declared:  We are sickened and appalled by the inhumanity we have witnessed in the...


Jun 02, 2020
STATEMENT FROM URBAN LEAGUE LEADERS Published Mon. June 1, 2020 National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial, along with Urban League affiliate leaders from around the country, issued the following...

Non Profit Resources during COVID-19 From Akron Community Foundation

May 22, 2020
In response to growing community needs as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, Akron Community Foundation is distributing resources for nonprofits in Summit and Medina counties. For more information, please...

Summit County COVID-19 Small Business Emergency Relief Grant Program

May 15, 2020
From Greater Akron Chamber ( Apply Here if You are the Sole Owner and Only Employee Apply Here if your Business has 2 - 30 Employees PROGRAM GUIDELINES AS MODIFIED MAY 11, 2020...

Ohio Department of Aging launches free check-in service for older citizens

May 13, 2020
The “Staying Connected” service is open to Ohio residents age 60 or older who have a valid phone number. Columbus, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) yesterday announced a free, daily check-in by phone...

Leader Schumer Advances National Urban League Proposal to Direct Returned PPP Funds to Legitimate Small Businesses

May 12, 2020
NEW YORK (May 7, 2020) -- National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today commended Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer for taking up the League’s proposal to use coronavirus aid returned by...