In recognition of outstanding gifts, Leadership Akron gratefully acknowledges the following foundations and sponsors for their generous support:
The Akron Community Foundation
Sponsor of the Signature Opening Retreat
The Gertrude F. Orr Trust Advised Fund, managed by Huntington Wealth Management Services
Underwriter of the printing of the Signature Class Book
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Sponsor of Signature Graduation
Sponsor of the Signature Closing Retreat
United Way of Summit County
Sponsor of the Signature Philanthropy Project and Diversity on Board
The J.M. Smucker Company
Sponsor of Junior Leadership Akron
AESCO Holdings, LLC
Akron Beacon Journal
Apple Growth Partners
APV Engineered Coatings
ASW Global AT&T
Robert W. Baird & Company, Inc.
Bober, Markey, Fedorovich & Co.
Brennan Manna & Diamond, LLC
Bridgestone Americas Trust Fund
Brouse McDowell, LPA
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP
CAPTRUST Financial Advisors
CBIZ MHM, LLC
Cleveland Clinic Akron General
CliftonLarsonAllen (formerly Bruner Cox, LLP)
Cohen & Company, Ltd.
Country Pure Foods
FedEx Custom Critical
Fifth Third Bank
FirstMerit Bank, N.A.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Greatwork! Employment Services
Harwick Standard Distribution Corp.
Hitchcock, Fleming & Associates
Hottle & Associates
The House of LaRose
The Huntington National Bank
The House of LaRose The Huntington National Bank
The J.M. Smucker Co.
Kastner, Westman & Wilkins, LLD
The Key Foundation
Koly & Co.
Landmark Plastic Corporation
The Ron Marhofer Auto Family
Meaden & Moore
Myers Industries, Inc.
National Machine NMG Aerospace
Ohio Tool Systems
The OMNOVA Solutions Foundation
Roetzel & Andress, LPA
Rubber City Arches, LLC
Signet Jewelers Ltd.
The Smithers Group
Stark & Knoll Co., Inc.
Struktol Company of America
Sully's Rent All, Inc.
Summa Health/SummaCare, Inc.
Superior Staffing, Inc.
The Timken Company
INDIVIDUAL CONTRIBUTIONS to our mission
We rely heavily on gifts from individuals in our community who see the importance of supporting and developing community leadership. Our individual giving program is the Founders Society, and we invite you to consider Leadership Akron as part of your charitable giving.