Category Archives: General

College Now Scholarship Marathon

Join College Now at the University of Akron’s Polsky Building for a Scholarship Marathon! The event will be held on Tuesday, December 18 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.  With the help of a trained College Now advisor, develop a strategic plan for your postsecondary finances focused on scholarship application to reduce your need for […]

Quarter 4 Workshop Calendar now available!

Click here to download the Workshop Schedule for October, November and December 2018. 

Free Reentry & VALID Clinics

Need help with your criminal record or restoring your Driver’s License? Have you been denied a job, housing, or other government benefits because of your criminal record?  Volunteer’s can help you! Join the University of Akron on Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Akron Summit Library – Main Branch […]

RESCHEDULED: Performance Committee

The Summit/Medina Workforce Development Board Performance Committee meeting slated to occur on Monday, August 27, 2018, at 3:00 PM has been rescheduled.  The meeting will now occur on FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2018, at 1:30 PM. The meeting will convene in the Crystal Point Room at the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Wellness Center Montrose, located at […]

CANCELLED – 7/6/2018 Social Media Class

Due to the July 4th holiday, the Social Media workshop scheduled for Friday, July 6, 2018, has been canceled.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  Please note that the Social Media Workshop is offered again on July 27, 2018.

Summit County Re-Entry Network Event

On May 31, 2018, the Summit County Re-Entry Network will host Strengthening the Pathway, a re-entry event, at the Akron Urban League, 440 Vernon Odom Blvd, Akron, OH 44307, from 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. The event is for providers, including faith-based, servicing justice-involved individuals either returning from jail or prison, or already home in their community, and […]

2018 Career Passport Expo at Akron Urban League

Join the Akron Urban League, ConxusNEO, ProjectLEARN of Summit County, 30+ employers and training providers for the 2018 Career Passport Expo on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 pm. Professional dress is recommended. Present this page to any MetroRTA Driver to receive free transportation to and from the event.  Click here to […]

2018 Employers Information Summit & Agency Fair

  The Income Education & Workforce Development Committee will host an informal breakfast on Friday, April 6, 2018, for employers interested in learning about available workforce development resources. The event is pre-approved for 2.0 hours of general credits by the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the HR Certification Institute (HRCI)! This event is sponsored by the County […]

Quarter 2 Workshop Schedule Available for Download

The OhioMeansJobs Summit County Center’s Workshop schedule for April, May, and June 2018 is now available for download by clicking here.

Notice to Bidders I

  LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT NOTICE TO BIDDERS Pursuant to Resolution 2018-081, Electronic bids for:   PAYROLL SERVICES FOR YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS Estimate: $2,225,000.00 will be received no later than Monday, March 26, 2018 at 2:00 PM E.S.T, at:   You must be registered as a vendor to download the bid documents. Please register at no cost […]