Our Team

Edwin Hubbard, Jr.

Sr. Director, Funder Relations

Edwin currently serves as Senior Director of Funder Relations for the Akron Urban League, as well as the liaison for Akron Urban League’s Young Professionals and Guild Affiliates. In these roles, Edwin has overseen the growth of the AUL YP and Guild Affiliates to more than 85 members in just 12 months and he continues to work to ensure Akron Urban League’s sustainability, by cultivating key relationships among corporate and individual donors.

Edwin Hubbard Jr. is a Cleveland native and graduate from the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University. His passion for the community, coupled with his commitment to giving back, led Edwin to the world of non-profit work, early in his career. Since earning his Bachelor of Arts in Non-Profit Management, Edwin has spent nearly a decade serving the Northeast Ohio non-profit sector, including the Children’s Defense Fund, Boy Scouts of America Greater Cleveland Council and the American Heart Association in Akron.

Edwin not only has a long history of serving our community, but he also has a passion for improving the lives of underserved populations. He is currently a member of Leadership Akron’s Signature Class #35, as well as an Alumni of Torchbearers Akron. Mr. Hubbard serves on the board of directors for numerous local organizations, including Axess Pointe Community Health Centers, United Disability Services of Akron, 100 Black Men of Greater Cleveland, The University of Akron College of Business Leadership Advisory Board, Heart to Heart Communications and Dreams Academy. Additionally, Edwin serves on steering committees for Neighborhood Leadership Institute of Summit County, Cleveland Clinic Akron General’s Minority Men’s Health Fair, and Child Guidance & Family Solutions.

Edwin is the proud husband of Siobhan Hubbard and father of two amazing sons, Edwin Hubbard, III and Ezra Hubbard.