America SCORES Cleveland is always looking for volunteers with strong backgrounds in soccer and/or creative arts. We also welcome volunteers who can provide support during our events. Here are a few ways you can get involved:

  • 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. All programming is held afterschool, anywhere from 2:30-5:00. School locations vary, please see school partnerships for more information.
  • Soccer Referee — Fall and spring soccer games every Thursday (September through May) 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 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.