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County Partners with United Way to Provide Rent and Mortgage Assistance

Jul 06, 2020
On Monday, June 29, 2020, Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro and Summit County Council passed legislation authorizing $6.5 million in federal CARES Act, TANF and Title XX funds for Summit County CARES, a...

Minority Contractor Capital Access Program accepting applications; virtual information session set for June 30

Jun 22, 2020
Date: June 22, 2020 SUMMIT COUNTY, OHIO—Beginning June 22, 2020, applications will be accepted for the newly created Minority Contractor Capital Access Program (MCCAP). The application period will end on July...

OHIO CONTROLLING BOARD APPROVES LAROSE PLAN TO SEND EVERY REGISTERED VOTER AN ABSENTEE BALLOT REQUEST FORM

Jun 16, 2020
 Voters Around Ohio Will Begin Receiving Absentee Ballot Request in Mail Around Labor Day From The Office of Ohio Secretary of State, Frank LaRose COLUMBUS - Today the Ohio Controlling Board authorized the use...

Help us stand up to racial inequity today!

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...

STATEMENT FROM URBAN LEAGUE LEADERS

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...

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