United Way Young Leaders Society collecting school supplied through "Stuff the Bus event

Aug 11, 2015
The United Way of Summit County’s Young Leaders Society is working with partners throughout the county to help make sure public school students in Summit County have the basic materials they need for...

United Way welcomes two new staff members, summer intern

Jun 22, 2015
Two new staff members have been added to the United Way of Summit County team: Joseph Palmisano and Hana Lowe. Brandyn Costa also joins United Way as a summer intern. Palmisano joins United Way as a...

A DAY OF ACTION IN SUMMIT COUNTY: Hundreds take time away from work to help improve Akron

Jun 20, 2015
Published in the Akron Beacon Journal and on It’s not uncommon to see empty offices in Akron on a Friday during summer months. And this Friday was no exception. The difference this week was...

Local companies are invited to compete in the 6th annual Corporate Derby Challenge

Jun 04, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Beth B. Boggins Vice President, Marketing & Brand Management United Way of Summit County Direct: 330-643-5519, Cell: Contact:...

United Way announces investments to support healthy living in Summit County

May 29, 2015
United Way of Summit County announced today investments in 2015-2016 of more than $1 million in programs and initiatives that will enable more people in Summit County live healthier lives. United Way...

United Way reports record-breaking campaign for 2014

Apr 27, 2015
United Way of Summit County announced today that the 2014 United Way fundraising campaignraised $12.75 million – the largest amount in the organization's 96-year history. This total raised by the...