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As Torchbearers, we recognize that our presence in the community is only as strong as our membership. We strive to recruit members dedicated to the Greater Akron community and to the core values of our organization.

Applications for the Class of 2016 will officially open on May 1, 2015 and will be due by June 30, 2015. Subscribe to our email list to receive email updates from Torchbearers, including important information about applying and becoming a member.

Why become a member? 

As a Torchbearer, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Network with other young leaders who live and work in Akron and share your enthuaism for the Greater Akron Community
  • Enhance your leadership skills through participation in a variety of Leadership Training Seminars developed in collaboration with Leadership Akron
  • Support your community through numerous volunteer service projects
  • Meet community leaders through interactive presentations throughout the year and the annual Torchbearers community leaders' reception.

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