One hour / 60 minutes

That’s all the time it takes to impact a young Cleveland student’s life. Invest in the city’s future.

Are you…


Energetic, passionate, and willing to listen?


Legally employed, retired or have something to share?


Happy to collaborate with a partner during the discussion?

If you answered “Yes” to these questions and are interested in volunteering or being a discussions series speaker, you can sign up here. Any additional questions, comments, or concerns can be directed to hello@eyej.org.

You will receive a confirmation email after you register with full details. We’ll walk you through every step of the way so that you can get the most out of this valuable experience. Expect to receive a speaker document and information about your volunteer partner a week before your discussion date.

If you answered “No” but still would like to volunteer, consider being an EYEJ Coordinator.  An EYEJ Coordinator helps to facilitate the discussion series session by simply supporting the speakers, the role play game and collecting & distributing paperwork.

EYEJ will present its discussion series at the following schools:


Miles Park

Oct 12 Starting, Every 2nd Wednesday at 9AM (EYEJ to arrive 30 Minutes before)


Anton Grdina

Oct 18 Starting, Every 3rd Tuesday at 11:45AM (EYEJ to arrive 30 Minutes before)



Oct 20 Starting, Every 3rd Thursday at 1:15PM (EYEJ to arrive 30 Minutes before)

Dates begin monthly, starting in October 2016, during the school day. Here is our topic schedule:

  • October 2016 – Stress and The Brain
  • November 2016  – Exploring power; and Why Talk About Social Justice?
  • December 2016 – Exploring Equality and Empowerment
  • January 2017– Exploring Education
  • February 2017 – Exploring Justice and Race
  • March 2017– Exploring Health
  • April 2017– Exploring Money
  • May 2017– Exploring Community Safety & Relationships

To learn more and to sign up as a volunteer, click here:

Become a Volunteer