Events & Workshops

93rd Annual Gala & Academy of Leaders Induction Ceremony

Aug 17, 2018
After 90+ years, it's become clear to us at the Akron Urban League that a little heart and soul can take our communities a long way. Please join us for a night to recognize six women for their contributions to the community and help us to...

Geoffrey Golden, Half Mile Home and Jonathan Dunn Gospel Concert

Aug 18, 2018
Join us for the final stop of the Urban League’s 3-Day weekend of uplifiting performances and events. Hosted by The House of the Lord Church, the Urban Gospel Concert will feature nationally recognized artists, Geoffrey Golden, Half Mile...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Strategies for Difficult Conversations & Understanding Cross Cultural Conflict

Aug 21, 2018
Strategies for Difficult Conversations & Understanding Cross Cultural Conflict Join us for the fourth installation of our Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  Many of our most...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Becoming a Culturally Competent Individual

Sep 18, 2018
 Becoming a Culturally Competent Individual Join us for the fifth installation of our Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  The workshop provides an introduction to the framework and...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Racism in Northeast Ohio: The Economic Impact

Oct 16, 2018
 Racism in Northeast Ohio: The Economic Impact Join us for the sixth installation of our Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  This program will allow participants to take a deeper dive...

Continue the Conversation Workshop Series: Unconscious Bias: Causes, Impact and Remedies

Nov 20, 2018
Unconscious Bias: Causes, Impact and Remedies Join us for the seventh installation of our Continue the Conversation Workshop Series focusing on Leadership, Diversity and Inclusion.  Defining unconscious bias, and the cognitive processes...

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