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What We Do

Through a number of programs, we are committed to improve the quality of life of the citizens of Summit County, particularly African Americans.

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The Akron Urban League works to advocate and facilitate programs that are economically and educationally transformational, impacting the lives of African Americans in Summit County, along with the lives of future generations.

DEI

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in All We Do

Entrepreneurship

Empowering Small, Minority-Owned, & Disadvantaged Businesses

Education Programs

Advancing our Community Through Education

Workforce Development

Connecting Job Seekers with Employers

Advocacy

Working Together for the Greatest Impact