Civil Rights Leaders Call on Congress to Address Disproportionate Impact of Coronavirus on Black Americans

Apr 08, 2020
Marc Morial, Melanie Campbell, Derrick Johnson & Rev. Al Sharpton Question Availability of Testing and Care, Disruptions to Education and Employment Article from National Urban League The nation’s leading...

Resources for Economic Support during COVID-19 Pandemic

Apr 06, 2020
This information comes from the Ohio Department of Health. For more information on resources available, visit The COVID-19 Pandemic has created a great strain on the nation’s...


Mar 23, 2020
Recipients must be income eligible (under 200% of Federal Poverty). Example: receive SNAP benefits, free or reduced lunch at school, public housing, Medicaid, etc. For more info please see: https://www....

White House looking for Small Businesses making an impact during time of crisis

Mar 19, 2020
The White House is looking to do an event on Saturday in DC highlighting small businesses who are doing things to help the community during this time of crisis. They are looking for a total of 10. They can be...

AUL Building closing until April 3, 2020. Staff to work remotely during COVID-19 pandemic

Mar 18, 2020
As an organization that sincerely cares about our community, employees and clients, we are being faced with many difficult decisions related to COVID-19. Given what we know today, to slow the spread of this...

Ohio State University Extension Opens New space inside of The Akron Urban League

Mar 07, 2020
The Ohio State University Extension of Summit County is happy to have moved into its newly constructed offices in the Akron Urban League building at 440 Vernon Odom Blvd. in Akron.  “As a land grant university...