Welcome to The Rotary Club of Akron, Ohio

We meet on Tuesday's at NOON

Doors open at 11:45am

Meeting location: 

Bounce Innovation Hub

526 S. Main St., Akron, OH 44311
$13 per person

NOTE: ON AUGUST 23rd and 30th
we will meet at an
alternative location:

The Rotary Camp for Children with Special Needs
4460 Rex Lake Drive
Akron, OH


We ask that you please RSVP for our lunch meetings

Virtual Option:
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Meeting ID: 989 441 809
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Club President

Lynda Farkas


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Our Speaker August 16, 2022

President and CEO 

Malcolm J. Costa has devoted his life to community service: Organizing communities, developing programs and people to address poverty in Akron and Northeast Ohio.
Since 1977, Costa has served as President & CEO, Community Action Akron Summit where he administers community programs most notably prime Summit County contractor for the Community Services Block Grant, Head Start & Early Head Start; Emergency Home Energy Assistance; Foster Grandparent Program; and Pathways Community HUB. Costa also serves as Trustee for the Greater Ohio Health and Welfare Benefits Plan which insures the 250 Community Action employees and families.
Costa is also certified as a Community Action Professional since 1996. A graduate of Leadership Akron, he also holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Akron. He has received honors such as the University of Akron Alumni Honor Award and Boy Scouts of America Silver Beaver Award.

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Change Your Community

Change your community with us by volunteering on a local project or attending a community event.
Email our Service Committee Chair.

Partner With Us

We work with groups and organizations of all sizes to accomplish even more.
Email our Service Committee Chair.

Discover and celebrate diverse perspectives with a global organization.  
Email our International Exchange Chair.

Celebrating Over a Century of Service in the Akron Community!

The History of The Rotary Club of Akron
Honoring the Past.  Driving the Future.
April 5, 2014 Centennial Celebration