2018 Wayside Furniture After-Thanksgiving Event 

November 01, 2018

We are pleased to share that Project GRAD Akron has been selected again to participate in the 2018 Wayside Furniture After-Thanksgiving Giving Event.

 It will be Friday, November 23 to Monday, November 26, 2018. Proceeds will support the programs and services we provide to students in the Akron Public Schools.

Wayside will match 100% of your donation, up to $100.00

Follow these 4 easy steps:

1. Write CHECK between $1-$100. Make check payable to Project GRAD Akron.

2. Drop check off to Wayside (see below for Wayside locations). Name, address, & phone number will be required for each donation.

3. Wayside will match 100% of your donation, up to $100 until funds are exhausted. Wayside will send checks to Project GRAD Akron

4. Project GRAD Akron will send you a tax donation letter for your contribution.


Thank you to Wayside for their generosity.
For questions or additional information, please contact Project GRAD Akron at (330) 761-3113 or email info@projectgradakron.org. Thank you!
Wayside (Akron) is located on 1367 Canton Rd., Akron, OH 44312.
Only 1 donation per person, per charity. Checks only please.


“It is a pleasure working with Project GRAD Akron and AT&T is committed to Project GRAD’s mission. Your mission coincides with the philanthropic goals of the AT&T Foundation. We, too, want to increase the graduation rates of *****

Margaret Williams
Director of External Affairs, AT&T

“All the kids that I’ve run into at Buchtel High School that are a part of Project GRAD Akron have been really sharp.”

Dr. Rich Londraville
Associate Professor of Biology, UA

“I think we should put Project GRAD in more schools.”


“I think the community views it as a good thing because my mom made me come to Buchtel basically because of Project GRAD.”