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10th Annual Torchbearers Recruitment Mixer
April 11, 2019 | 5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Duck Club at Canal Park, 300 S Main St, Akron, OH 44308

Hosted by Torchbearers, this event is a great opportunity for young professionals in the Summit County area to learn about the Torchbearers organization and how to get more involved in the community. We highly encourage friends, affiliates, and alumni of Torchbearers to recommend candidates to attend this event. Space is limited so sign up today! RSVP link here.

Shift Akron
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 | 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Akron
Registration Closes | April 30, 2019 | $40 per participant

Shift Akron brings leaders across diverse sectors to discuss trends and how to drive healthy changes in the culture of the Akron community. This interactive workshop bases itself on the active inclusion of our city’s best and brightest minds taking a seat at the table. In return, leaders are left with the tools and framework to build a thriving community within their their own sphere of influence. Additional information and registration here.

Keep Akron Beautiful with Torchbearers!
April 20, 2019 | 9 AM-12 PM
Park East Park

April is Clean Up Akron Month. Volunteers from all over the city will be partnering with Ohio Erie Canalway Coalition to participate in the Keep Akron Beautiful cleanup effort. Clean up will take place within ACC Park East Park, surrounding neighborhoods and along the towpath trail. Torchbearers will be meeting to help residents of the Park East neighborhood and users of the towpath trail. Anyone can come out and help to support this clean up!

Edge  | Applications Open April

Edge is a signature joint program between Torchbearers and Leadership Akron. This six-week summer program is designed to attract and retain talent in the greater Akron community by connecting early career professionals to established area leaders. Interns, post-grads, and members of the emerging workforce will gain access to all the possibilities that our area has to offer. By plugging our people into connections that count, we are able to strengthen and ignite a future filled with possibilities. If you are an employer, mentor, or just know someone deserving of a push in the right trajectory, please recommend them today.