Become an Urban Corps Team Member!

Are you interested in giving back to the neighborhood?

Join Urban Corps, a team of Akronites dedicated to the growth and vibrancy of downtown Akron. Sign up now and receive volunteer opportunities throughout the year and earn prizes for your time by clicking the "Join the Team" link below.


Click here for instructions on how to become a team member.

Perks of being a team member:
• After 20 hours of service, receive a free Urban Corps t-shirt from Rubber City Clothing.
• After each additional 20 hours of services, receive a badge to add to your shirt for 40, 60 and 80 volunteer hours.
• At 100 hours of service, upgrade your t-shirt to an Urban Corps sweatshirt.
• Attend the annual team member event.

Team member requirements:
• Must be at least 18 years of age, or be accompanied by an adult.
• Must be able to meet the physical requirements listed with the volunteer opportunity.

Questions? please contact Kelli Fetter at 330-374-7676 or

This initiative is possible through support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and Akron Civic Commons.