St. Paul Parish | 1580 Brown Street, Akron, Ohio 44301 | Rectory: 330-724-1263 | School: 330-724-1253 | Email

Right to Life Committee

Contact Person—Ellen Newcomb 330-785-3805

St. Paul School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

Contact Person—Mary Johnson-Cox 330-773-2015
Any family member of a St. Paul School Student is eligible for membership. Monthly meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in Room 111. The PTO sponsors several fundraisers throughout the school year including Market Day and the Walk-a-thon. PTO also helps with receptions for various school functions. Dues are $2.00.

St. Paul Ladies Guild Organization

Contact Person President—Mary Lou Goodhart 330-773-9379
The Ladies Guild is open to all women of the parish. Monthly meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month from September through May at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Activity Center. The Ladies Guild provides fundraising opportunities for the parish through their bake sales, card parties, and rummage sale.

St. Paul Booster Club Organization

Contact Person—Tim Botos, President/CYO Pastoral Designee 330-785-0092 or
The Booster Club’s primary function is to operate athletics for the parish and school. All of our sports programs play within the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) leagues of the Diocese of Cleveland. A wide variety of sports are offered to boys and girls in grades 3 to 8. There also are a couple of options for those in Kindergarten-2. any child who attends St. Paul School, Parish School of Religion classes, or who is a member of the parish is eligible to play. Last year approximately 100 children from St. Paul Community participated in at least one sport program.

The organization’s primary fundraiser is the “300” Club.

Secretary—Currently Vacant
Boys/Girls Commisioner—Michael Wood 330-645-0941 or
Treasurer—Theresa Garey 330-724-2643 or
“300” Club—Michelle McGraw 330-715-9816 or
Trustees—John Garey 330-724-2643 or
Gerard Colant 330-773-9555 or 330-807-4155 or
Jerry Bitong 330-283-2568 or
Trustee/Registrar–Jill Joyner 330-730-6104 or

Boy Scout Troop 81

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.

For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.


Boy Scouts Organization

Boy Scout Troop 81
Scout Master – Bill Canan 330.858.7262
Asst Scout Master – Chris Kuhn 330.858.1353
Asst Scout Master – George Hodnidchak 330.310.9862


Girl Scouts Organization

Contact Person—Marie Cooley 330-724-7515