Akin & Porter is a proud supporter of local school, sporting events, and activities in Weakley County. In 2009, Akin & Porter was recognized as the Weakley County Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year. Each year the company sponsors Little League teams, t-ball, and Jr. Babe Ruth. Akin & Porter has sponsored the Fiddle Stick Festival held yearly in Greenfield, TN. The company is a member of the Greenfield Booster Club and supports youth league basketball teams.Akin & Porter supports local sorority and fraternity fundraisers along with the Special Olympics, and the Healthy Women program offered by the local hospital. Akin & Porter continues to seek ways to remain on the cutting edge of the produce industry in preparations for changes as they develop in the future.