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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 after filling out our waiver: 2018 OWD Volunteer Form
(A link to signup.com is available in the confirmation message only upon successful completion of this form)

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.
Location for both orientations:  Cleveland Public Library MLK branch 1962 Stokes Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106 -1st Floor Media Room

Saturday, September 1, 3-5pm

Saturday, September 8, 3-5pm – cancelled

Monday, September 10, 5-7pm


As a volunteer, you will received a complimentary volunteer t-shirt, your name listed in the program booklet (if signed up prior to September 1st), and a thank you bag with goods from local businesses.

We will also have a Volunteer Appreciation Reception that will be scheduled later in October where we will have raffle prizes to auction off and free food!

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

You can check out current list of committee members and volunteers from the 2018 One World Day’s Program Booklet by clicking here.




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.

Last year;s Volunteer Orientation

2016 Volunteer Orientation