JazzFest Volunteer Application

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland. This year-round program presents concerts, workshops, master classes, educational outreach and a three-day summer festival at Playhouse Square with the help of volunteers like you.

If you have volunteered for us previously, you are still required to complete this application. Positions will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis, so submit your application as soon as possible. All applications must be received prior to March 25 to be considered for this year's festival.

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Personal Information


Volunteer Information

Your answers to the following questions will help us align available volunteer opportunities with your skills and interests.

Volunteer Job Descriptions

Let us know the areas in which you are most interested in volunteering. Volunteer areas for this year's JazzFest are listed below. Please read key before answering.

KEY: (C) Computer Use; (I) Indoor Assignment; (O) Outdoor Assignment (varied weather conditions); (OT) Outdoor assignment in Tents (not climate controlled), (L) Heavy Lifting (up to 50 lbs.), (W) Walking Required; (M) Handling of Money (must be able to make change); (J) Junior Volunteers (ages 11-17) Welcome 

Times That Work for You

Help us identify your availability for volunteer shifts by selecting all that apply to your availability during the JazzFest weekend. A volunteer shift is four hours long. People working two consecutive four-hour shifts will be provided a meal ticket. Volunteers may not work more than two consecutive shifts in a day.

Note: This is a guide to assist the JazzFest team and not an actual schedule. Volunteers will work with the volunteer coordinator to schedule their actual volunteer shifts.

Volunteer Agreement:

I request consideration to participate as a volunteer with Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland. I hereby assume all responsibility and risk of personal injury, property loss or damages, and wrongful death while acting in a volunteer capacity and hereby agrees to release and hold harmless Cuyahoga Community College and its employees, officers, directors, consultants and agents from any and all claims arising from such activity. I certify that I am at least 18 years of age and have read and voluntarily signed this participation form by typing my full name below. If under 18 years of age, my parent or legal guardian has granted approval for my participation by typing their name below.