America SCORES Cleveland is always looking for volunteers with strong backgrounds in soccer and/or creative arts. Here are a few ways you can get involved:
- Soccer Coach — Offer our poet-athletes guidance on the soccer field twice a week at practices and once a week at games.
- Writing Coach — Offer your experience with creative writing and poetry in the classroom twice a week in writing sessions.
- Assistant Coach — Assist a soccer or writing coach on the field or in the classroom, as often as you’re able, whether once a week or a few times a season.
- Soccer Referee — Fall and spring soccer games every Thursday or Friday from 3 – 6 p.m. at game sites across Cleveland; SCORES is able to provide referee training.
- Special Events — Volunteer at the Fall Frenzy, Poetry SLAM!, Jamboree!, or other fundraising events.
- Guest Coach — Be a guest coach for a day or lead a soccer clinic with one of our teams.
- Guest Speaker/Poet — Help motivate our poet-athletes by being a guest speaker for a day.
- Equipment Drive — Help set up a donation drive for gently used soccer/writing equipment.
- SCORES Office — Volunteer to send mailings, offer tech support, data entry or help with web site maintenance.
- Volunteer Your Resources — Equipment, healthy food and snacks, school supplies, soccer equipment, host an event, grant
writing, tech support, printing, etc.