Throughout the year, we host an array of events. We invite donors, corporations, nonprofits, and community leaders to network, advocate, and raise awareness and support for our work.

The Power of the Purse

Oct 24, 2018
A Luncheon Celebrating Women Who Transform Summit County Presented by United Way of Summit County's Women United Wednesday, October 24, 201811:00 AM - 12:30 PMThe Trailhead at Cascade, 21 West North Street, Akron, Ohio 44303 The Power of...

Forum for Financial Inclusion

Oct 30, 2018
Join Bank On Rubber City, The FDIC, The Akron Financial Empowerment Center and our community partners to discuss financial service initiatives and financial inclusion activities. Tuesday, October 30, 2018 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. United Way of...

Read to Me Day Akron

Nov 08, 2018
  Thursday, November 8, 2018   Reading aloud to children stimulates language and cognitive skills and builds motivation, curiosity and memory. Discover how great it feels to introduce a child to a lifetime love of books by volunteering to...

Bridges Summit County Workshop

Nov 16, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018 United Way of Summit County, 90 North Prospect Street, Akron, OH 44304 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Through this all day training, learn how economic realities of poverty, middle class, and wealth impact individuals,...

Holiday Snack Packs Food Drive

Dec 19, 2018
Join us to collect healthy snacks for Akron Public Schools students For Akron families struggling to get by, free school lunches are a crucial source of childhood nutrition. But when school’s out, they lose access to this vital resource....