Category: Education

Black Male Summit 2017 will be held on Friday, September 29th & Saturday, September 30th in Downtown Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

BLACK MALE SUMMIT 2017 FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH 9:00AM – 4:00PM @ John S. Knight Center 77 E. Mill Street, Akron www.johnsknightcenter.org AND ON  SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH 8:00AM – 4:00PM @ University of Akron Student Union 303 Carroll St., Akron www.uakron.edu/studentunion WHO SHOULD ATTEND – High School & College Students – Educators – Counselors – Administrators…



Steadfast Fathers Series starts Wednesday, September 20th at 6:30pm-8pm @ Barberton Embrace Clinic & Care Center

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE PROGRAM – STEADFAST FATHERS SERIES STARTS ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH  Open to All Dads and Dad Role-Models in Summit County FREE Fatherhood classes & FREE Supportive Services FEATURING “THE 7 HABITS OF A 24/7 DAD®” RECEIVE A $10 GAS CARD OR $10 BUS PASS FOR EACH SESSION ATTENDED! ATTEND ALL 6 SESSIONS TO GET A FREE…



Calling all male caregivers! Take your child to school on Wednesday, September 20th

by Olivia McCarthy

  Fathers, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, godfathers, cousins and other significant male caregivers and mentors…… Demonstrate your support for your child’s education! WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH Plan to arrive at school 15 to 30 minutes before the starting bell. For a partial list of participating schools, click here.   If your chosen school is not listed, email…



Early Learning Resources for Parents

by Olivia McCarthy

EARLY LEARNING EXPERIENCES LAST A LIFETIME It is key that all families have access to early childhood education information about high-quality early care, preschool, kindergarten and other educational settings to prepare young children for a lifetime of learning and success. The Ohio Department of Education has a wide variety of resources for parents of our…



ASCA is accepting applications for the free CDL Training Program at information sessions on September 5th, 6th & 7th

by Olivia McCarthy

    AKRON SUMMIT COMMUNITY ACTION, INC. IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FREE COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENCE (CDL) TRAINING PROGRAM DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY! Recruitment/Information Sessions have been scheduled for interested residents that wish to apply for the CDL Training Program and/or learn more about it. TO APPLY FOR THE PROGRAM YOU MUST ATTEND ONE…