"Page It Forward" Book Drive & Sort-a-thon

Mar 16, 2016
The United Way of Summit County 1st Annual "Page It Forward" Book Drive and Sort-a-thon was a huge success thanks to all of the companies, organizations and volunteers that were engaged. The joy on...

Diversity On Board Kicks Off this Month -- Coaching Opportunities Available

Mar 05, 2016
This month, twenty participants will begin participation in “Diversity On Board,” a collaborative program between Leadership Akron and United Way of Summit County. The program will develop more...

United Way of Summit County Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

Dec 17, 2015
United Way of Summit County's (UWSC) sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest...

Campaign News, November 2015

Nov 10, 2015
Albrecht Incorporated Finishes Another Successful Campaign Albrecht Incorporated recently wrapped up another successful United Way annual campaign. The company increased its results by 2% and raised...

2nd Annual “Stuff the Bus” Event Was a Big Success!

Oct 13, 2015
On September 13, a big yellow school bus pulled into Lock 3 in downtown Akron during the Global Village Festival of Greater Akron. United Way’s second annual Stuff the Bus community engagement event...

Campaign News, October 2015

Oct 13, 2015
GOJO Kicks Off Month-Long Campaign GOJO Industries, Inc. recently began its United Way campaign with a leadership meeting where president & COO Mark Lerner encouraged attendees to support the...