Organizations

Looking for more information about one of the amazing organizations that help make Copley Township what it is?

Whether you're looking to network with local business and community leaders, volunteer for a community event committee, or simply ask a question or two, you'll find who to contact and how on this page.

Ayusa International

Ayusa is a 42-year-old, Non-Profit, Educational Program. American families can host international high school exchange students. American High Schoolers can do a semester or year of study in Germany. Opportunities in Germany include College Internships, AuPair or English Tutor. Japan offers a Summer Language and Cultural Immersion Experience. Presentations or display table available for schools, groups, organizations, Lunch-N-Learns. Small businesses, invite the public in to hear opportunities for new customer exposure.

Gigi Gerstenberger at ggerstenberger@ayusa.org,  on LinkedIn or get more information can be found on our Loop profile page.

Carve Your Own Path, Inc.

Carve Your Own Path, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit mental wellness organization. We treat mental health from a holistic and individualized approach. Our team is also passionate about education, providing trainings and workshops for the community on a variety of wellness topics. More information can be found on our Loop profile page.

Copley Bandstand Sunday Concert Committee

The Copley Bandstand Sunday Concert Committee is excited for 2023! If you ever considered joining our committee, now is the time! Reach out to me and let me know. Contact Committee Chair Ryan Corley at 330-690-7177 for more information. Updates may be found on the committee's Facebook page, on the Township's website, and The Loop In Copley's calendar and weekly emails.

Copley Community Volunteers

Where things get solved…when you get involved! 

In 2019, Copley Township turned 200 and the Bicentennial Committee was created. Once the celebrations ended in August of 2019, the group decided to continue their involvement in the community as a volunteer group. Monthly meetings are currently on hold. For more information, you can find them on Facebook, or contact Janice Marshall at jmarshall@copley.oh.us.

Copley Community Chamber of Commerce

The Copley Chamber's mission is to promote business development, cooperation, and expansion in Copley Township. Lunchtime meetings are on the second Thursday of every month from 11:30 - 1:00 at The Winery at Wolf Creed. The Chamber also hosts Member-Meet-Ups at various member locations each month. For more information, please visit their website, find them on Facebook, or contact Allison Chrien, Executive Director, at thecopleychamber@gmail.com.

Copley Community Improvememt CorporationCopley Community Improvement Corporation

The Community Improvement Corporation (CIC) is designed to advance and promote the industrial, economic, commercial, and civic development of our community. The CIC meets at the Town Hall at 6:00 on the third Thursday of each month. Occasionally, special meetings are called and announced through various public outlets. More information, including the organization's strategic plan, can be found on the CIC page of the Township's website.

Copley-Fairlawn City Schools

The Copley-Fairlawn City School District will provide a quality education for all students in a challenging, secure environment, maximizing the academic and personal development of each student. Our students will be knowledgeable, critical thinkers who can succeed as life-long learners. Learn more at the Copley-Fairlawn City Schools website.

Copley-Fairlawn Schools Foundation

The Copley-Fairlawn Foundation is 501(c)3 that provides scholarships and grants to students who are seniors going on to all accredited secondary schools. The Foundation was founded in 1986 and currently offers over 37 scholarships. Learn more at the Copley-Fairlawn City Schools website.

Copley Historical Society

The Copley Historical Society was founded in 1974 as a result of an effort to save the 1891 AC&Y Depot that was earmarked for demolition. A "Save the Station Fund" was started by residents Ron and Sue Sattler. They gathered forces with other residents and raised the money to have the depot moved from Cleveland-Massillon Road to its present site on Copley Road. The Copley Historical Society meets the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Copley Town Hall, 1540 S Cleveland Massillon Road, Copley, OH 44321. For more information, visit their website or contact Helen Humphrys, curator, at hhumphrys@copley.oh.us.

Copley Outreach Center

The Copley Outreach Center is a privately funded, volunteer-driven center founded to reach out into the community to assist families who find themselves unable to provide basic needs such as food or shelter. The Center is located at 1502 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road and is open on Tuesday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. You may also call 330-665-3335 for an appointment. More information can be found on our Loop profile page.

Copley Seniors

In December 2011, a small group of Copley residents (the Steering Committee) met and discussed the possibility of forming an organization structured especially for Copley's active seniors. Purpose: to provide seniors an outlet for socialization, group activities, programs on health, wellness or safety issues customized for those who are 55 years of age or older. All activities have been canceled. Updates will be added to the Copley Seniors website as well as The Loop calendar and/or the newsletter when they become available. For questions, please contact Bill Daniel at 330-666-5582.

Copley Township

Copley is located in Summit County, west of the City of Akron, south of Bath Township and the City of Fairlawn, north of the City of Norton, and east of Medina County. The 2020 Census estimated our population at 18,403. The mission of Copley Township is to maintain a sense of community; to provide the highest level of service and programs that will enhance the quality of life for all businesses and residents. More information can be found on the Copley Township website.

Heritage Day Committee

Copley Heritage Day was first celebrated in 1976 in conjunction with the bicentennial of the United States. It has gone on almost every year since during the first weekend in August. Everyone is welcome to attend organizational meetings on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:00 at Copley Town Hall. For more information, visit the Heritage Day website, find them on Facebook, or contact Claudia Prinzo at claudiasugarprinzo@gmail.com.

Shaw JCC

The Shaw JCC is a community center open to ALL - regardless of religion, race, gender, economic status, etc. The JCC provides a full-service fitness center, Group Exercise classes, indoor and outdoor pools, an award-winning Early Childhood Center, school-age childcare and activities, and more! Discover why you belong at The J. More information can be found on our Loop profile page.

Spring Garden Waldorf School

Spring Garden Waldorf School is committed to educating each child so that they will contribute to the future of the world with clear and creative thinking, compassion, moral strength, and courage. We are one of only two accredited Waldorf schools in Ohio. More information can be found on our Loop profile page.

Stewart's Caring Place

Stewart's Caring Place is a cancer wellness center that offers supportive cancer programs and services at no cost to anyone on the cancer journey, regardless of age, stage or phase. We serve everyone that is impacted by a cancer diagnosis including but not limited to the patient, family, friends, and caregivers. More information can be found on our Loop profile page.