Akron Public Schools Partners with KeyBank

Sep 10, 2018
Students at East CLC to benefit from experiential learning focused on business and finance Akron Public Schools (APS) announced today its partnership between East Community Learning Center (CLC) and...

Wells Fargo awards $50,000 grant to United Way of Summit County to support financial empowerment

Aug 28, 2018
United Way of Summit County announced today that it would receive a $50,000 grant from Wells Fargo in support of its financial empowerment efforts in Summit County. The grant will fund financial...

Summit County joins nationwide Campaign for Grade-Level Reading

Aug 24, 2018
Summit County is taking a big step toward improving student success by joining the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR Campaign), a collaborative effort to improve reading proficiency, early...

United Way of Summit County honors Mandel family at opening of new headquarters

Aug 15, 2018
On August 14, 2018, United Way of Summit County announced that it would name its new facilities at the Sojourner Truth Building after noted local business leaders and philanthropists Thomas and Lisa...

Bridgestone Brings Auto Training Center​ to APS

Jul 24, 2018
Akron Public Schools (APS) and Bridgestone Americas, Inc. announced the new Bridgestone Academy of Applied Engineering and Technology, which will bring a Firestone Complete Auto Care (FCAC) center to...

2-1-1 and Housing Services become United Way of Summit County programs following merger with Info Line

Jul 19, 2018
United Way of Summit County has begun offering 2-1-1 and Housing Services following its merger with Info Line, Inc., effective July 1. The newly integrated staffs of United Way and Info Line will...