Our Mission

Community Action Akron Summit strives to reduce poverty and promote self-sufficiency. 

Broad Objectives

  • To provide quality services to low-income individuals and families. 
  • To advocate for a poverty-free community.
  • To assist families to become self-reliant. 
  • To stimulate expansion of economic opportunity for the poor and the community through economic development-related activities. 
  • To maximize operational efficiency. 
  • To become a pacesetter for other community action agencies by encouraging and implementing innovative programs. 
  • To provide and encourage community leadership in matters that affect low-income individuals and families.