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Serving Small Businesses and the North Hill Community of Akron, Ohio


Special Olympics yields participation from NACC as Torch Run speeds through Akron

NACC Jerry Hughes Torch Run Akron Ohio

June 21, 2012 – NACC President Lt. Jerry Hughes and his law enforcement friends are running with the Special Olympic Torch from the Akron Police Station to Barberton, Ohio. This photo shows them running up Kenmore Blvd near Kenmore Komics. NACC Executive Director Linda Hughes, and NACC President Jerry Hughes are proud to pose for […]


NACC Awards $2,000 in Scholarships


Abigail Adams (wife of John Adams) once said, “Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.” On Wednesday, June 13, 2012, the North Akron Chamber of Commerce congratulated the following fine young adults on pursuing this scholarship reward. They were truly deserving. This year was unique, in that […]


Why Should You Encourage Your Employees to Quit?

Encourage Your Employees to be Quitters With the New Year come new resolutions. One resolution that always seems high on the list: to quit smoking. There are a lot of good reasons to kick the habit. Most important, quitting is good for one’s health. Smokers are at higher risk for chronic conditions like cancer and […]


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2012 Swearing in of Officers

The North Akron Chamber of Commerce hosted their 2012 Swearing In of Officers Luncheon at the New Hope Christian Fellowship Church on Riverside Drive. The Honorable Judge Tom Teodosio (of Summit County Common Pleas) once again swore in the NACC Officers, and everybody appeared to have a very good time. The excellent food and fellowship […]


A Letter from the President

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! As 2011 draws to an end, I would like to thank the members of the North Akron Chamber of Commerce and the many small and large businesses of Akron for supporting our chamber throughout the year. We have had numerous accomplishments this year, to include providing college scholarships to […]


NACC Reverse Raffle Raises Money for Scholarships

The NACC Annual Reverse Raffle was started in 1992 to raise money for the NACC Scholarship Fund. Every year the NACC gives out a scholarship to a child or grandchild of a NACC Member. This year, we were able to raise over $3,500 for next years Scholarships. This event was held at Guy’s Party Center, […]


NACC Live After Five Event Raises Money for K-9 Officers

NACC Officers pose with K-9 Officers

On Wednesday, July 13th at the Akron Fraternal Order of Police Park (Wolter Park FOP-7 located at 2610 Ley Drive, behind the Akron Auto Auction), families had a unique opportunity to get to know the Akron Police Department and their K-9 officers. There were delicious steaks, fun games, door prizes, and a fantastic demonstration of […]


Congratulations 2011 Scholarship Recipients!

Congratulations to the 2011 NACC Scholarship Winners

For the first time in NACC history, a scholarship was awarded to twin sisters, Allison and Emily LeBorgne, grand-daughters of our very own Charlie Ault of Summit Moving and Storage. Allison, entering nursing at Kent State University, has a tremendous list of accomplishments. She is a talented musician, who took part in Marching, Symphonic, Concert, […]