Cleveland: Cleveland Veterans Day of Service - April 21

Service Type: 
Sponsoring Club: 
Yale Alumni Association of Cleveland and the Yale Graduate School Alumni Association
Co-sponsor(s): 
Yale Veterans Association
Yale Club of Akron-Canton
Yale Black Alumni Association
Association of Asian American Yale Alumni of Northeast Ohio
When: 
Friday, April 21, 2017
7:30am to 1:30pm
Where: 
Cuyahoga Community College - Metro Campus See map
2900 Community College Ave
Cleveland, OH 44115

The event will be held at the Tri-C Metro Campus Gym in dowtown Cleveland.
The gym is on the corner of Community College Avenue and East 30th street.

The parking lot is directly outside of the building on its north side.

The gym is marked “Recreation Center” on maps. Click here for a map with enhanced clarity.

Description: 
We will partner with United Way of Greater Cleveland and other service organizations in providing a day of service to veterans in need.
 
During the 50th year commemorations of Carl Stokes’ election as the first black big-city mayor, and in honor of Lou Stokes’ dedication to veterans affairs in his three decades in Congress, the event also honors Carl and Louis Stokes, both of whom served in the U.S Army.
 
As a first step, PLEASE REGISTER on the United Way Day of Service website here. It will prompt you to register as a volunteer before you can sign up for an April 21 shift. Options include assisting generally, helping with registration, intake and assessment of needs, veterans escort, and greeter.
 
Then, sign up below for one of two shifts to accord with the shift you chose:
First shift: 7:30am-10:30am (including kit packing): Maximum 35
Second shift: 10:30am-1:30pm (no kit packing this shift): 35

To register for the first shift, click here.
To see who has registered for the first shift, click here.

To register for the second shift, click here.
To see who has registered for the second shift, click here.

If the volunteer job or shift you desire has been filled, please contact the site coordinator below for assistance.

Site Coordinator: 
Betsy Sullivan ‘74, ‘76 MA
(216) 999-4688