News & Updates

United Way of Summit & Medina Receives $1.5 Million Grant from Hewlett Foundation to Support Akron Public Schools

Dec 01, 2020
United Way of Summit & Medina today announced that they will act as fiscal agent for a $1.5 million grant from the Hewlett Foundation that will be used to support Akron Public Schools. APS will...

Akron Summit County COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund announces fifth round of pandemic relief funding totaling $370,000

Nov 09, 2020
The partner agencies involved in the Akron Summit County COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund today announced a new round of pandemic relief funding totaling $370,000. Supported by the John S. and James L...

Portage Community Bank becomes approved partner of Bank On Rubber City initiative

Oct 15, 2020
Portage Community Bank and United Way of Summit & Medina today announced that Portage Community Bank has become an approved partner of its Bank On Rubber City initiative. Bank On Rubber City is a...

COVID-19 hit as record number of Ohio families were priced out of survival

Sep 18, 2020
United Way report highlights crisis in the making over 10 years, fueled by high-priced basics and stagnant wages To read a copy of the report and find county-by-county and town-level data on the size...

Pages