partnership

Connect, Convene, & Collaborate with Change-Makers to make a collective impact.

BENEFITS OF PARTNERSHIP WITH LOVE AKRON

PROMOTION OF EVENTS

Gain increased exposure for your organization as Love Akron promotes your events to our audience of over 5,500 change-makers around Greater Akron. Feature your organization, your cause, and your need on Love Akron's Live.

COACH CALLS

Connect with Coach Kemp as he supports your organization/team in facilitating challenging discussions such as race relations, diversity within the workplace, J.E.D.I (Justice Equity Diversity & Inclusion), H.O.T leadership, and much more...

NEWSLETTER FEATURE

Each month our eNewsletter is sent to thousands of Change-Makers across Greater Akron. We will feature your organization periodically and give the opportunity to our audience to become familiar with your specific specialty and or service.

QUARTERLY PARTNER MEETING

Quarterly gatherings with other Partners to Listen, Learn and Lead Together.

why partner with love akron?

Commitment to THRIVE together!

Each month Love Akron will host a gathering with you and all other Love Akron Partners to Listen, Learn and Lead Together. 

Love Akron will update partners regarding the status of Love Akron initiatives, receive feedback on opportunities to partner with community Change-Makers, and celebrate in our partners’ recent successes.

OUR VALUED PARTNERS

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The 100 Black Men of Akron, Inc. is to improve the quality of life within our communities and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
 
The 100 Black Men of Akron, Inc. is committed to the intellectual development of youth and the economic empowerment of the African American community based on the following precepts: respect for family, spirituality, justice, and integrity.
 

Alexander Body is proud to have one of Akron’s most experienced and most dedicated teams of auto body repair professionals around. Know that you rely on your vehicle, and getting it repaired after an accident is never convenient. That’s why we work hard, every day, to make sure our customers are safely back on the road as soon as possible.  

Learn more about the Alexander Body & Fender Gold Standard.

 
Authentic Intimacy is a unique teaching ministry devoted to teaching God’s design for intimacy and sexuality. Our vision is represented by two words that are rarely put together:

SEXUAL DISCIPLESHIP

Practically everyone, young and old, single and married, has experienced pain, shame, and confusion related to sexuality.

Direction Home Akron Canton centers long-term care on the person – not the problem. We really get to know you and your loved ones so that we can help you navigate your long-term care options with dignity and understanding.

Our Mission

Direction Home Akron Canton Area Agency on Aging and Disabilities provides older adults, people with disabilities, and their caregivers’ long-term care choices and consumer protection so they can achieve the highest quality of life.

You recognize the importance and value of marketing and development but lack the time and resources.

We get it. That’s why we are passionate about providing you with strategic and creative solutions to free up your time & bringing you big-firm expertise along with cost-effective methods.

Learn more: http://www.xcellmarketing1.com

New Millennium Church is a hopeful community devoted to God and loving others as we follow Jesus in faithful love, trust, acceptance, hope, understanding, compassion, encouragement, fellowship, truth, justice, strength, joy, and peace.  We hope that our website communicates God’s love for you and our sincere desire to follow Jesus with you.  Thanks for visiting the site.  Please share your reactions to it with us, and then visit us so our virtual relationship can become personal.

Learn More: https://www.newmillenniumchurch.us/

RAHAB serves as the disruptive hands and feet of  Jesus, committed to reaching everyone who is impacted by sexual trafficking and providing the answer for eradicating it while healing our culture through expertise and a proven, cutting-edge approach.
 
Red Oak Behavioral Health (formerly known as Pastoral Counseling Services of Summit County) is a 501c3 organization that has served the Greater Akron community since 1963. Focused on addressing the mental health needs of children and families, our organization provides prevention, counseling, psychiatry, and case management services to over 4,500 individuals each year in local school districts (including all of Akron Public School buildings), in the community, and at the Barbara M. Vassel Comprehensive Care Center. Our mission is to change lives by partnering with the community and those in need of behavioral health services.
 
Learn More:  https://redoakbh.org/

Want to communicate clearly & effectively online? 

Does it feel like your social media and website don’t truly show who you are? 

With over 14 years of strategic communication experience, we guide your organization to get on the Same Page online. 

To start, fill out the Same Page Questionnaire Here. 

Summa Health’s Prayer Visitation Volunteers provide fellowship, spiritual support, and prayer to our patients and their families. These volunteers play a crucial role in the spiritual health and well-being of our patients at Summa Health. Studies have shown that spirituality is linked to stronger emotional and mental health and physical health.
 

SUPERIOR STAFFING

A local, family-owned staffing firm specializing in placing hourly office, clerical, administrative, accounting, and customer service talent on temporary, temp-to-hire, or direct hire positions in NE Ohio.

Learn More: http://www.superiorstaffing.com/

At The Chapel, we seek to bring glory to God and make disciples through the practice of these four pursuits: believing in Jesus, belonging to His family, becoming His disciple, and building His Kingdom.

We are a community that seeks to love you where you are and walk with you as you become who God wants you to be. 

We don’t want to try to fix you—we want to walk with you while God is walking with all of us in vivid relationship and fellowship.  We’re walking towards what God wants us to be, not towards some performance-based goal.

Learn More: https://thotl.org/
Since 1992, Urban Vision has been working to transform and revitalize Akron’s North Hill area into a vibrant, unified community by the love and hope of Jesus Christ.
 
Our mission is to share and live out the Gospel by coming alongside neighborhood children and their families; we focus on building dignity, inspiring unity, empowering futures, and meeting the holistic needs of this North Akron community. We do not rely on quick fixes or hand-out programs but instead present long-term solutions that offer a hand up.
   
Visit www.UrbanVisionMinistry.org to learn more and get involved.

United Way’s mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities worldwide to advance the common good. Our focus is to be the problem-solvers, the hand-raisers, the game-changers. We fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community.

 
We all have a stake in each other’s success. We all benefit when a child succeeds in school, when someone finds a job that sustains a family, or when more people get quality, affordable health care.
 

Visit www.unitedway.org to learn more and get involved.

Our weekday and weekend gatherings take a lot of people to make them work, from ushers to greeters, youth and adult group leaders, our care ministry and everywhere in-between.

We believe God has called us to be a church that that follows Him by turning our hearts and our focus to global communities by serving our neighbor where they are.

We seek and are committed to building relationships and have intentional and strategic partnerships where we can work alongside the work God is already doing.

 

Welcome to United Baptist Church Ministries where, Saving Souls and Salvaging Lives, is more than our motto – it’s our Mission.

Jesus tells us in Matthew 28:19-20, “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you,” and for nearly 90 years this ministry has been committed to do just that.

Located in the heart of West Akron, Worship Services are offered every 1st and 5th Sundays at 10 am and 2nd through 4th Sundays at 8 & 11 am. Our Christian Education Department has mainstreamed the Sunday School hour held from 9 – 10 am on 1st and 5th Sundays and 10 – 11 am, 2nd through 4th Sundays that are relevant studies for men, women, young adults and children.

Our founder, Peg Morgan, recognized the challenges for individuals and families affected by mental illness.


She served as the compass and conscience of the Foundation, always guiding and challenging everyone to “Think Bigger.”

COMMITMENT TO THRIVE TOGETHER

Thank you for your sponsorship, grants and support!