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.


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in All We Do


Empowering Small, Minority-Owned, & Disadvantaged Businesses

Education Programs

Advancing our Community Through Education

Workforce Development

Connecting Job Seekers with Employers


Working Together for the Greatest Impact