Project GRAD Akron to Host 5th Annual March GRADness  

February 05, 2019

Project GRAD Akron will host 5th Annual March GRADness fundraiser on Monday, April 8, 2019, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Greystone Hall, 103 S. High Street, Akron, Ohio.  March GRADness will feature a “Happy Hour” type event with delicious food stations, sports trivia, and games with prizes, beverages, raffles, networking, and a great deal of fun!  Arrive as early or late as your schedule permits. Feel free to wear your favorite team colors, jerseys, or your business attire! All are welcome! Be home in time to watch the Men's NCAA Championship Basketball Game.

March GRADness is a casual fundraiser to benefit our College Access Programs and Scholarship Fund.  The event is chaired by Project GRAD Akron Board members, James Harris Jr. and Anita Davis, Esq.  Harris serves as the Senior IT Project Manager for Eaton Corporation, and Davis serves as the Legal Counsel for the Summit County Department of Job and Family Services.

VIP tickets are $100 each and include (2) two drink tickets. General Admission tickets are $40 each. Cash bar available. Tickets at the door are $50. All tickets are tax deductible.

Purchase Tickets HERE.

Purchase Sponsorship Packages HERE.


“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.”