Akron Hope is a placemaking program of The Well CDC that
provides resources and relationships at two local schools- Mason CLC and Helen Arnold CLC. We are dedicated to decreasing the 61% mobility rateat our local Middlebury elementary school, Mason CLC. The mobility rate is the percentage of students that move at least once between the start and end of the school year.

Adopt a Classroom Impact

From 2015 to 2018 we have impacted

150 classrooms, 3,060+ students, and 1,976 volunteers


School Party Sponsor $250

Help us provide a holiday party for the entire school! The party will take place after school for all students, families, and teachers to enjoy.
Your $250 will go towards food, games, and activities for the students & families.
We need 30 School Party Sponsors. Donate here.

Family Sponsor $250

Support a family at Mason CLC or Helen Arnold CLC during the holidays. We are partnering with the school to work with 5 families from each school and compile a list of holiday needs. Family needs range from food, clothes, Holiday gifts, household improvements, and other basic needs. We are looking for 10 family sponsors.




Year Round Sponsor $250

Support Akron Hope’s additional year round programming which includes in-classroom tutoring and family engagement events!

Other Ways to Give

Donate any dollar amount to support Akron Hope and Adopt A Classroom!

Venmo @thewellakron with subject Adopt A Classroom

Checks can be made out to The Well CDC with "Adopt A Classroom" in the memo line and sent to The Well CDC, 647 E. Market street Akron, OH 44304