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Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved through volunteer opportunities. We encourage and advocate for paid opportunities in Cleveland and throughout Northeast Ohio through the employment section. Volunteer opportunities are posted here in support of a better Cleveland through arts and culture and for the artists who want to give back using the skills that have given them success.

Volunteers Needed for The Circle of Women Breakfast, a Greater Cleveland YWCA event

The Greater Cleveland YWCA is seeking 15-25 reliable, talented, and welcoming volunteers to assist with a powerful breakfast event called The Circle on September 14, 2016.

By volunteering with The Circle, you can support YWCA Greater Cleveland‘s Nurturing Independence and Aspirations (NIA) program, a trauma-informed system of care focused on helping young adults on the path to self-sufficiency. NIA supports young adults with housing, education, employment, health, permanence, and social engagement.

Cleveland Opera Theater Volunteers Needed

Cleveland Opera Theater is looking for volunteers for front of house assistance. See the list below and respond by email to Stacy Marinelli.

Dates of April 29 and May 1 at the Cleveland Masonic Auditorium Stage

Volunteers needed for:

● Greeter - April 28th, one hour during the evening to be announced, April 29 & May 1st - arrive one hour prior to each performance and depart one hour after performance.

● Usher - April 28th, one hour during the evening to be announced, April 29 & May 1st - arrive one hour prior to each performance and depart one hour after performance.

● Box Office Support - April 28th, one hour during the evening to be announced, April 29 & May 1st - arrive one hour prior to each performance and depart one hour after performance.

Volunteers will have the opportunity to enjoy the Opera from the balcony during both performances! 

CPT's Station Hope Volunteers Needed

Cleveland Public Theatre is seeking volunteers for our Station Hope event for 2016. Station Hope will take place Saturday, April 30th, from 6:00pm-10:00pm at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 2600 Church Ave, Cleveland OH 44113.

Student Interns and Volunteers for Summer Workshops

Geauga Lyric Theater is hiring student interns and volunteers for summer workshops. The mission of the Geauga Lyric Theater Guild is to provide arts education to people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities and to help build a vibrant community through educational programs and performances that promote creative expression and civic engagement.

Slavic Village Development AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Position

The VISTA will work to increase employment opportunities in Broadway Slavic Village by working with our Maker District Advisory Committee, community gardens and the Village Market.

Economic Opportunity Coordinator Americorps VISTA Volunteer

Americorps VISTA is a ONE YEAR commitment beginning June 25, 2016. As part connecting the Campus District area, CDI aspires to cultivate and elevate the voices of all stakeholders—low-income families and individuals, students, homeless shelter residents, artists, business and property owners, and institutional organizations—and to facilitate initiatives that improve the financial well-being and security of economically disadvantaged individuals.

Volunteer Docent

MOCA is looking for adults of all ages to join their Docent volunteers. Qualified candidates love and appreciate art in all forms and possess a flexible and encouraging attitude when connecting with the public.

Volunteer with Valley Art Center

Golden Volunteer Opportunity for Art Lovers! Looking for someplace to volunteer and be part of a warm and welcoming community? Valley Art Center is looking for a volunteer for our service desk on Thursdays 10am-4pm. A good match for someone who is friendly and has basic computer skills. Please call (440) 247-7507 for more information.

Volunteer Carpentry & Warehouse positions

Bangers, Hangers and Orangotangers (climbers really) Needed! 

Signs, signs everywhere are signs:  Looking for volunteers that need to bang out their frustrations and help construct signs for the festival.  They have big signs, medium signs, small signs that need to be assembled and placed throughout the festival ground.  If interested please bring your hammers and any other power tools.  

Pallet Racking:Here is your chance to play Spider Man!  They are seeking volunteers to assist with jobs such as pallet racking, moving and heavy lifting and warehouse type stuff.   

Variety of Volunteer Opportunities

Open until filled.

Get involved with Ingenuity in a big way, helping artists, entertainers, vendors, and technologists, as well as a crew of talented and dedicated volunteers culled from throughout the Northeast Ohio region. It’s a tremendous effort made possible with YOUR help!