With focus on the Middlebury and University Park neighborhoods in Akron.
We do this by…
Engaging neighborhood organizations, block clubs, faith communities, social service agencies, and businesses
Building relationships and community
Identifying, strengthening and connecting our assets
Cultivating leaders and
Advocating for action that attracts investment and ensures a safe, economically vibrant place to live, work and raise a family
Monthly Meeting Dates
January 1st: NO MEETING, Happy New Year’s Day!
February 5th: Akron Police Department’s Run, Hide, Fight Training
March 5th: Neighborhood Walk Audit Training
April 2nd: Safe Routes to School
May 7th: Community Gardens/Food System
June 4th: Community Celebration!
July 2nd: NO MEETING
August 6th: Middlebury Night Out Against Crime (location/time TBD)
September 3rd: TBD Neighborhood Resource Presentation
October 1st: On The Table Meal and Community Discussion
November 5th: TBD Neighborhood Resource Presentation
December 3rd: Community Celebration!
Unless otherwise noted, all Neighborhood Network Monthly Meetings will take place at Family of Faith UMC (800 East Market Street) from 6:00pm – 8:00pm. Dinner will be served at 6:00pm sharp and childcare will be provided by Family of Faith UMC members. Please arrive on time to ensure we can maximize and respect everyone’s time.