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Stay Warm this Winter – Walk-In Super Tuesday Evenings added to the Winter Crisis Program

by Olivia McCarthy

The Emergency Home Energy Winter Crisis Program (E-HEAP) has added four Super Tuesday Walk-In Evenings on the 1st Tuesday of each month. Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St., Akron NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY for households whose gas or electric is OFF, customers transferring utility service, and those with less than 25% supply of bulk…



Free Christmas Parties on Saturdays in December

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE CHRISTMAS PARTIES SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 2:00PM – 4:00PM Haven of Rest Ministries 175 East Market St., Akron Serves children ages birth to 12 residing in Akron. Traditional “Happy Birthday Jesus” party with puppets, costumed characters, holiday presents and refreshments for youth. Must register in advance @ 330-535-1563. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 11:00AM – 3:00PM Kenmore…



Love Bears All is a FREE event for kids who lost a parent to an overdose on Wednesday, November 22nd at 6pm @ Guy’s Party Center

by Olivia McCarthy

LOVE BEARS ALL FREE EVENT FOR CHILDREN WHO HAVE LOST A FAMILY MEMBER TO ADDICTION WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND 6:00PM Guy’s Party Center 500 E. Waterloo Rd., Akron CLICK HERE TO REGISTER BY 11/17 The event will include pizza, snacks, a hand-stuffed “Love Bears All” teddy bear for each child, a memorial craft, games, dancing, and photo…



Free Thanksgiving Meals at various locations from Sunday, November 19th thru Thursday, November 24th

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE THANKSGIVING MEALS WALK IN FOR SERVICE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19TH 1:30PM – 3:30PM Higher Ground Worship Center 380 Wooster Road North, Barberton Bus Route #8 MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH 11:30AM – 1:30PM Second Baptist Church 690 S. Main St., Akron MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20TH Starting at 5:00PM Salvation Army – Barberton 560 Wooster Road West, Barberton TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST 5:30PM…



Stay Warm this Winter with help from HEAP

by Olivia McCarthy

The Emergency Home Energy Winter Crisis Program (E-HEAP) provides up to $175 in assistance once per heating season to income eligible households that are disconnected, threatened with disconnection, or have less than a ten day supply of bulk fuel. Household must be at or below 175% of the federal poverty guideline to be eligible. YOU MUST…