Of NorthEast Ohio Events Calendar Looking for SV T-shirts??, click the Merchandise Tab. VOLUNTEERING AT PROGRESSIVE FIELD Single Volunteers has the potential opportunity to work concession stands at Progressive Field for a minimum of 10 Indians games this season and we get paid to do this. We could potentially make $4,500 to $6,000 for our operating fund as well as supporting our charities’. We would not need to do fund raisers for our charities. This was discussed at the March board and general meetings. In order for the board to determine if we as an organization move forward with this opportunity, we need to know if the interest is there among our members. We need 25 volunteers who are willing to commit to working at minimum of 3 games (both evening and week-end options). If you are interested in volunteering for this event and can commit to working 3 or more games, please reply directly to Sue Morgan and let her know how many games you can commit to working and any restrictions you may have (i.e.: week- end games only, ext). Sue can be contacted at email  smorgan@legalplans.com. If we move forward with this, it could open up other opportunities to do concessions stands at Gund, 1st Energy, Blossom, and Wolstein.  Overview of volunteering responsibilities related to working the concession stands.     Each volunteer must complete a 7 hour training session.   possible game dates  August 2, 3, 15, 16, 22 Sept 1, 6, 7, 27  Designated team leaders must complete an additional 2-3 hr training session.     Each game will have a team leader who will arrive 3 1/2 hours before the start of the game to open stand, count cash register and start inventory counts and food prep.      All other volunteers must arrive 2 hrs before the start of the game.      The volunteers will be preparing and selling food, running cash registers and clean-up     Team leaders will be responsible for reporting inventory counts and cash register totals at the end of the shift to concession management Saturday August 2 12:30 - 5:00 VOLUNTEER:  Volunteer Vintage Ohio.  Lake Metroparks Farmpark, Kirtland.  Vintage Ohio wine festival relies on over 250 volunteers to make their weekend a success.  those of us that did it last year had a great time and enjoyed lots of good wine.. Also if we get 10+ volunteers we will get paid $30 per person per shift towards our charities.. Last year we donated $600 to Lend-A-Hand.  Volunteers are needed to help out at the admission gate, designated driver booth, information booth, volunteer check in, wine store cashier. greeter, also help needed pouring wine.  This event fills up fast so please reply prior to our June meeting on June 21st.  POC sue smorgan@legalplans.com cell 440-821-6258. VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Health Campus Bingo, West 78th & Detroit Avenue - Assist residents to and from the bingo room and help them play bingo. Great heartfelt event - the residents love the extra attention!  Secure parking available.  RSVP to Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com  Tuesday August 26 6:00 - 8:00 Saturday August 30 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. Very rewarding project! St. Augustine needs more help so we will be there twice a month!  In addition to the last Saturday of every month, we'll also be there the second Saturday of each month.  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@ aol.com. Sunday August 3 4:30 - 6:00 VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Saturday August 16 5:00 til dark SINGLE VOLUNTEERS MONTHLY MEETING AND ANNUAL PICNIC.  Location:  Lakewood Park – Kiwanis Pavilion - 14532 Lake Avenue, Lakewood - (We are not meeting in Olmsted Falls for this meeting only.)  This is a chance to meet new friends and have fun at our annual picnic.  Bring your favorite summer dish to share and we’ll have a great Summer Pot Luck – beverages, silverware, cups and plates will be provided.  A game or two is being planned.  Bring a lawn chair and lawn games if you have them.  Come to hear about our calendar of upcoming events.  Open to all singles, even if you're just curious about our Single Volunteer group.   Wednesday August 6 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  Mt. Alverna Bingo - 6765 State Road, Parma – Once a month we play Bingo with seniors.  It's like visiting with your grandparents; they love the extra companionship.  POC Debbie at dk3330@hotmail.com; 216-534-7024 Saturday August 9 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. This is one of our oldest volunteer events; we started to volunteer here over 10 years ago.  We loved this event early on; so much so that we now volunteer twice a month.  It's a great way to meet new friends; especially if you are new to our group.  Very rewarding project!   RSVP to our POC Mary Ellen:  rheinstro@att.net        Thursday August 14 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  South Hills Lend-A-Hand - Please join us as we pack bags for distribution at a local food bank serving the communities of Broadview Hts., Brecksville, Independence and Seven Hills. The facility is located in Building 21, which is one of the Broadview Hts. Community Center Auxiliary buildings off of Broadview and Oakes Roads. Contact Sheryl at sheryllayh@yahoo.com or 216-316-3928 Saturday August 9 6:00 - 7:30 VOLUNTEER:  St. Augustine Health Campus Happy Hour,  7801 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland.  Help transport residents and to serve snacks and beverages .There will be entertainment and volunteers are invited to partake of the snacks and beverages .  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Sunday August 17 4:30 - 6:00 Sunday August 3 10:00 - 2:00 VOLUNTEER: Bike MS Pedal to the point  Brunswick High School, 3581 Center Road (route 303).  Several postitions available:  rider check in, food serving, massage therapy, luggage etc.  The last couple of years we did the food serving...  I have registration forms available with a waiver to sign..  POC Sue smorgan@legalplans.com  cell 440-821-6258   September Saturday Sept 20 10:00 - 2:00 VOLUNTEER:  PRODUCE TO THE PEOPLE, Trinity Lutheran Church  (TLC)  16400 Detroit Ave, Lakewood.  10 volunteers needed  Help us to hand out fruits and veggies to Cleveland's most neediest people.  With their meager pay checks, the last thing poor families buy is fresh fruit and vegetables.  TLC & the Cleveland food bank collaborate to bring fresh produce to these families throughout the summer.  We will meet at 10 a.m. to sort and bag produce.  About 11 we will pass out to individuals and families.  We will be working outside during all kinds of weather so come prepared (hats, lotion, water, etc).   After passing out fruits and veggies, we will help to clean up.  All volunteers are welcome to take some of the fruits and veggies AFTER the food has been distributed to the poor.  Contact Mary Ellen at rheinstro@att.net or 440-268-6340.   .   Saturday October 18 10:00 - 2:00 VOLUNTEER:  PRODUCE TO THE PEOPLE, Trinity Lutheran Church  (TLC)  16400 Detroit Ave, Lakewood.  10 volunteers needed  Help us to hand out fruits and veggies to Cleveland's most neediest people.  With their meager pay checks, the last thing poor families buy is fresh fruit and vegetables.  TLC & the Cleveland food bank collaborate to bring fresh produce to these families throughout the summer.  We will meet at 10 a.m. to sort and bag produce.  About 11 we will pass out to individuals and families.  We will be working outside during all kinds of weather so come prepared (hats, lotion, water, etc).   After passing out fruits and veggies, we will help to clean up.  All volunteers are welcome to take some of the fruits and veggies AFTER the food has been distributed to the poor.  Contact Lisa at ligall440@gmail.com.   .   Saturday November 15 10:00 - 2:00 VOLUNTEER:  PRODUCE TO THE PEOPLE, Trinity Lutheran Church  (TLC)  16400 Detroit Ave, Lakewood.  10 volunteers needed  Help us to hand out fruits and veggies to Cleveland's most neediest people.  With their meager pay checks, the last thing poor families buy is fresh fruit and vegetables.  TLC & the Cleveland food bank collaborate to bring fresh produce to these families throughout the summer.  We will meet at 10 a.m. to sort and bag produce.  About 11 we will pass out to individuals and families.  We will be working outside during all kinds of weather so come prepared (hats, lotion, water, etc).   After passing out fruits and veggies, we will help to clean up.  All volunteers are welcome to take some of the fruits and veggies AFTER the food has been distributed to the poor.  Contact Mary Ellen at rheinstro@att.net or 440-268-6340.   .   Wednesday August 20 6:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER: Classic Car Cruise In @ Regina Health Center, 5232 Broadview Road, Richfield.  Our volunteer role will be to assist the staff with the event, including helping the residents view the great classic cars that will be at the cruise in.  Last year there were 80 cars!  We had 11 volunteers last year, and would like to make it even more this year!  There may even be ice cream in it for us!  Rain date is August 27nd. POC: Sherry @ sherrypetko@aol.com or Bob bob.saunders@arcelormittal.com  330- 659-9184   Sunday August 24 9:00AM VOLUNTEER: Vino and the Beasts  South River Vineyard 6062 S River Road West Geneva.  Volunteers needed to help with water stations, obstacle supervision, registration, packet distribution, parking and traffic control.. In return for your volunteer efforts you will receive a dri-fit shirt, wine glass, free wine tastings, food and participation in the after party . Looks like a fun event to me..  to volunteer please sign up at www.vinoandthebeasts.com.  POC Sue smorgan@legalplans.com cell 440-821- 6258    Wednesday Oct 8 7:30 SOCIAL:   Hinckley Lake by the boathouse.. follow directions as you enter the park...  Full Moon Voyageur Canoe paddle...  Big Voyageur Canoe at Hinckley Lake.. unique experience lots of fun the staff tells stories we sing songs and enjoy a beautiful evening on the lake.  50 minutes Cost is $5 per person...  This is an 18 person canoe so sign up soon to get your spot...  sue smorgan@legalplans.com cell 440-821-6258 July 15th is last date to reply for Full Moon Voyaguer Cano Paddle..    .   Friday August 8 6:00 SOCIAL:   Mapleside Farms Concerts Over the Valley, 294 Pearl Rd, Brunswick.  Grab a lawn chair, your sun glasses and meet some friends at one of the most picturesque outdoor concert venues in Ohio.  “Wanted” a Bon Jovi Tribute Band will take the stage at 7PM.  Wine, beer, BBQ, and Bakery will be available for sale.  Admission is $2/person. RSVP to Penny @ 216-688-1753 or pjdavis73@yahoo.com. Note: NO outside food, coolers, beverages, pets are allowed.       VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Health Campus Bingo, West 78th & Detroit Avenue - Assist residents to and from the bingo room and help them play bingo. Great heartfelt event - the residents love the extra attention!  Secure parking available.  RSVP to Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com  Tuesday September 30 6:00 - 8:00 Saturday September 27 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. Very rewarding project! St. Augustine needs more help so we will be there twice a month!  In addition to the last Saturday of every month, we'll also be there the second Saturday of each month.  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@ aol.com. Sunday September 7 4:30 - 6:00 VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Saturday September 20 7:00 SINGLE VOLUNTEERS Monthly Meeting,  Olmsted Community Church Meeting Room (7853 Main Street ,Olmsted Falls).  Come to discuss new projects and make new friends. Open to all singles, even if you're just curious about our Single Volunteer group.  Bring an appetizer or snack to share if you like (optional) – pizza, beverages and good company provided by Single Volunteers.  If you have questions about SV check out our website at www.svohio.org. .   Wednesday September 3 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  Mt. Alverna Bingo - 6765 State Road, Parma – Once a month we play Bingo with seniors.  It's like visiting with your grandparents; they love the extra companionship.  POC Debbie at dk3330@hotmail.com; 216-534-7024 Saturday September 13 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. This is one of our oldest volunteer events; we started to volunteer here over 10 years ago.  We loved this event early on; so much so that we now volunteer twice a month.  It's a great way to meet new friends; especially if you are new to our group.  Very rewarding project!   RSVP to our POC Mary Ellen:  rheinstro@att.net        Thursday September 18 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  South Hills Lend-A-Hand - Please join us as we pack bags for distribution at a local food bank serving the communities of Broadview Hts., Brecksville, Independence and Seven Hills. The facility is located in Building 21, which is one of the Broadview Hts. Community Center Auxiliary buildings off of Broadview and Oakes Roads. Contact Sheryl at sheryllayh@yahoo.com or 216-316-3928 Saturday September 13 6:00 - 7:30 VOLUNTEER:  St. Augustine Health Campus Happy Hour,  7801 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland.  Help transport residents and to serve snacks and beverages .There will be entertainment and volunteers are invited to partake of the snacks and beverages .  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Sunday September 21 4:30 - 6:00 October VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Health Campus Bingo, West 78th & Detroit Avenue - Assist residents to and from the bingo room and help them play bingo. Great heartfelt event - the residents love the extra attention!  Secure parking available.  RSVP to Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com  Tuesday October 28 6:00 - 8:00 Saturday October 25 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. Very rewarding project! St. Augustine needs more help so we will be there twice a month!  In addition to the last Saturday of every month, we'll also be there the second Saturday of each month.  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@ aol.com. Sunday October 5 4:30 - 6:00 VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Saturday October 18 7:00 SINGLE VOLUNTEERS Monthly Meeting,  Olmsted Community Church Meeting Room (7853 Main Street ,Olmsted Falls).  Come to discuss new projects and make new friends. Open to all singles, even if you're just curious about our Single Volunteer group.  Bring an appetizer or snack to share if you like (optional) – pizza, beverages and good company provided by Single Volunteers.  If you have questions about SV check out our website at www.svohio.org. .   Wednesday October 1 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  Mt. Alverna Bingo - 6765 State Road, Parma – Once a month we play Bingo with seniors.  It's like visiting with your grandparents; they love the extra companionship.  POC Debbie at dk3330@hotmail.com; 216-534-7024 Saturday October 11 9:00 - 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  St Augustine Hunger Center  2486 W. 14th Street, Cleveland (Tremont Area) - 8 to 10 volunteers needed to prepare and serve food to the homeless and hungry. This is one of our oldest volunteer events; we started to volunteer here over 10 years ago.  We loved this event early on; so much so that we now volunteer twice a month.  It's a great way to meet new friends; especially if you are new to our group.  Very rewarding project!   RSVP to our POC Mary Ellen:  rheinstro@att.net        Thursday October 16 7:00 - 8:00 VOLUNTEER:  South Hills Lend-A-Hand - Please join us as we pack bags for distribution at a local food bank serving the communities of Broadview Hts., Brecksville, Independence and Seven Hills. The facility is located in Building 21, which is one of the Broadview Hts. Community Center Auxiliary buildings off of Broadview and Oakes Roads. Contact Sheryl at sheryllayh@yahoo.com or 216-316-3928 Saturday October 11 6:00 - 7:30 VOLUNTEER:  St. Augustine Health Campus Happy Hour,  7801 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland.  Help transport residents and to serve snacks and beverages .There will be entertainment and volunteers are invited to partake of the snacks and beverages .  Contact Michael at 216-403-8228 or Mdhmessenger@aol.com VOLUNTEER: Women's Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center: Single volunteers will be cooking and serving dinner for the residents and children. We are not supposed to publish the address for security reasons, but it's on the near west side of Cleveland --- I'll provide the address when you sign up.   Note: this is a small project with a small kitchen and we only need 4-5 people ---- it fills up quickly. Be sure to reserve your place now! To help, contact Pat at  Dad5218@roadrunner.com.  The food will be provided for us to cook , but if you could bring a dessert to share ,that would be terrific.   Sunday October19 4:30 - 6:00 November Sunday August 24 8:00AM VOLUNTEER: 12-15 volunteers are needed to man a water station for the Fox 8 "Foxtrot" 5k & 1 mile run to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project.  The purpose of the Wounded Warriors Project is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members; to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members and to help injured service members aid and assist each other.  We will be at the corner of W. 6 St. and St. Clair at 8 a.m. to pass out water as the runners go by.  All volunteers will get a T-shirt so please let me know if you can help and your t-shirt size ASAP.  Best of all you get the satisfaction of knowing you helped someone who served our country and gave so much. Also by helping us with this project SVO can receive a donation to our organization if we have 12-15 volunteers so you can help in two ways.  Contact Mary Ellen to help out with this very special event:  440-268-6340 or rheinstro@att.net  Contact ASAP to insure correct T-shirt size.   Saturday August 2 12:45 - 3:00 VOLUNTEER:  LAKEWOOD ARTS FESTIVAL.  3 volunteers needed.  Check-in  at 14601 Detroit Ave. (Hospice of the Western Reserve location)  We will be covering different art booths for artists as they take a break to eat, etc.  Dress is casual - dress for weather - you will be outside and on your feet.  They will provide water for us.  Street parking available or check out the parking lot link http://lakewoodartsfest.org/visit.map.aspx.  The garage between St. Charles and Belle is closest to the check in area listed above.  Great way to check out all the art and to enjoy the beautiful summer weather.  Contact Mary Ellen ASAP -  will fill up fast - rheinstro@att.net or 440-268-6340. Sunday August 10 1:00 VOLUNTEER:  Olmsted Performing Arts presents “Jekyll & Hyde”.  An evocative tale of the epic battle between good and evil, Jekyll & Hyde is based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic story about a brilliant doctor whose experiments with human personality create a murderous counterpart. Convinced the cure for his father’s mental illness lies in the separation of Man’s evil nature from his good, Jekyll unwittingly unleashes his own dark side, wreaking havoc in the streets of London as the savage, maniacal Edward Hyde. We will be helping with passing out programs, checking tickets and assisting guests with finding their seats.  Dress uniform of business casual (no jeans or tennis shoes). Olmsted Performing Arts is located at 6941 Columbia Road, Olmsted Falls. RSVP to Lisa at ligall440@gmail.com or (440) 915-7301.