Yom Sheini, 1 Av 5774

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The Gay Games are coming to Cleveland, August 9 - 16! Be a volunteer for this international sporting and cultural event. 

 This is an opportunity to meet thousands of people from around the world while making a difference in your own community. Volunteers will assist with:Opening& Closing Ceremonies, Sporting & Cultural Events, Hotel Welcome, Participate in one of the largest LGBT events in the world.

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Gay Games.

Gay Games Cleveland - Interfaith Service
7.30 PM, Monday, August 11, 2014
Trinity Cathedral
2230 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44115

Thousands of people of many different faiths will gather in Cleveland to participate in the 2014 Gay Games, August 9-17.  On Monday, August 11, one of Cleveland’s finest landmark churches, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, will host an Interfaith Service that will feature the participation of local, national and international faith leaders.  Music, prayers and messages grounded in the values of equality, justice and human dignity will be shared to inspire, uplift and rally the spirits of those gathered.  The service will raise positive faith voices, create awareness and promote global solidarity and action in support of human rights, as well as, to join the struggle against homophobia, violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. 

Click here for more info on the 2014 Gay Games

Click here for the 2014 Gay Games Volunteer FAQ flyer

Click here for the 2014 Gay Games Community Chorus flyer

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