[vol-uh n-teer-iz-uh m] 

the policy or practice of volunteering one’s time or talents for charitable, 

educational, or other worthwhile activities, especially in one’s community.


Your volunteerism helps make it a successful event to share, embrace and enjoy the ethnic groups within the Gardens.

Sign up to volunteer here after filling out our waiver:  OWD Volunteer Waiver Form and Signup.com link

Volunteers are asked to attend one of two mandatory volunteer orientation sessions.
These sessions will ensure that we have a well-organized and safe festival. 

Saturday, August 19th – 3:00pm-4:30pm
Tuesday, August 22nd – 5:30pm-7:00pm

Location for both orientations:  Cleveland Public Library MLK branch 1962 Stokes Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106

As a volunteer, you will received a complimentary Volunteer T-Shirt, your name listed in the program booklet (if signed up prior to July 11th), a thank you bag with goods from local businesses, and upon completion, you can complete a form to receive 2 FREE TICKETS to a Cleveland Indians game!

We will also have a Volunteer Appreciation Reception that will be scheduled later in September where we have amazing raffle prizes from Mitchell’s Ice Cream, Music Box Supper Club and Hospitality Restaurants to name a few!

If you have any questions send an email to volunteer@clevelandoneworldday.org.



Volunteers at the 8/20 Orientation



Volunteers’ water provided by Distillatalogo (1) (1)
Here are some of the Volunteers for 2016 One World Day, this is listed on the program booklet.

2016 OWD cheat sheets_Page_2


Last year;s Volunteer Orientation

2016 Volunteer Orientation