Past Events

Akron Civic Theatre Project Bidding Informational

Feb 15, 2019
Are you ready to bid on the Akron Civic Theatre Project? Here is your chance to meet with Howard Parr of the Akron Civic Theatre and Welty Building Company, LTD, to ask questions about the project. The bid date is quickly approaching and...

Ignite: Open House and Informational

Feb 06, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm Akron Urban League 440 Vernon Odom Blvd. Akron, OH 44307 Learn about Ignite: Connections that Fuel Success and how to be part of this program. IMPORTANT- Please read all of the following: The information session will take...

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Breakfast

Jan 21, 2019
The Akron Urban League is pleased to present its annual celebration of the life and legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This breakfast is an opportunity for all residents of Summit County to come together and help us share...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Becoming a Culturally Competent Organization

Dec 18, 2018
Becoming a Culturally Competent Organization Join us for the final installation of our yearlong Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  Building on the knowledge and skills developed in...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Unconscious Bias: Causes, Impact and Remedies

Nov 20, 2018
Unconscious Bias: Causes, Impact and Remedies Join us for the seventh installation of our Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  Defining unconscious bias, and the cognitive processes...

Cost Of Poverty Experience

Nov 13, 2018
Are you ready for a life-changing experience? One in five children in America live at or below the poverty line. ​These numbers should disturb us, yet statistics can have a numbing effect. The Cost of Poverty Experience (COPE) offers an...

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