Press Releases

Save the Date for Project GRAD Akron’s 13th Annual Achieving Dreams Celebration Gala 

July 02, 2019
AKRON, OHIO – Project GRAD Akron will host its 13th Annual Achieving Dreams Celebration Galaon Friday, October 11, 2019 at the John S . Knight Center in downtown, Akron, Ohio.... Read More
 

Registration Near Capacity for Project GRAD Akron’s 2019 Bridge to Kindergarten Summer Academy” 

June 19, 2019
Project GRAD Akron is accepting applications for its 11th Annual Bridge to Kindergarten Program for students entering kindergarten in Akron Public Schools in the fall of 2019.... Read More
 

Project GRAD Akron to Host 5th Annual March GRADness  

February 05, 2019
Project GRAD Akron will host 5th Annual March GRADness fundraiser on Monday, April 8, 2019, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High Street, Akron, Ohio.... Read More
 

#GivingTuesday  

November 15, 2018
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving... Read More
 

2018 Wayside Furniture After-Thanksgiving Event 

November 01, 2018
We are pleased to share that Project GRAD Akron has been selected again to participate in the 2018 Wayside Furniture After-Thanksgiving Giving Event. It will be Friday,... Read More
 

14TH ANNUAL BREAKFAST AND EDUCATIONAL FUN WITH SANTA 

October 29, 2018
AKRON, OH – Project GRAD Akron is hosting the 14th Annual Breakfast and Educational Fun with Santa on Saturday, December 1, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. until Noon, at Buchtel... Read More
 

Save the Date - 12th Annual Achieving Dreams Celebration Gala 

April 23, 2018
Save the Date: Project GRAD Akron will host our Twelfth Annual Achieving Dreams Celebration Gala on Saturday, October 13, 2018. This year, our signature fundraiser will be held ... Read More
 

“Project GRAD Akron Scores big win with its 4th Annual March GRADness Spring Fundraiser 

April 19, 2018
Akron, OH: Project GRAD Akron hosted our 4th Annual March GRADness fundraiser on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High Street, in downtown Akron, Ohio. It was... Read More
 

Project GRAD Akron to host 4th Annual March GRADness fundraiser 

March 01, 2018
Project GRAD Akron will sponsor our Fourth Annual March GRADness fundraiser on Monday, April 2, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High Street,... Read More
 

Project GRAD Akron to host 13th Annual Breakfast and Educational Fun with Santa 

November 10, 2017
AKRON, OH – Project GRAD Akron is hosting the 13th Annual Breakfast and Educational Fun with Santa on Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until Noon, at a new location... Read More
 
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Testimonials

“It is a pleasure working with Project GRAD Akron and AT&T is committed to Project GRAD’s mission. Your mission coincides with the philanthropic goals of the AT&T Foundation. We, too, want to increase the graduation rates of *****

Margaret Williams
Director of External Affairs, AT&T

“All the kids that I’ve run into at Buchtel High School that are a part of Project GRAD Akron have been really sharp.”

Dr. Rich Londraville
Associate Professor of Biology, UA

“I think we should put Project GRAD in more schools.”

Senior

“I think the community views it as a good thing because my mom made me come to Buchtel basically because of Project GRAD.”

Senior

 
 
 
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