Volunteer Portal

Welcome to Geauga Park District’s Volunteer Portal! From here you can get volunteer news, access the volunteer sign-up page, find important volunteer documents, and view selected volunteer award recipients.

Program-related volunteering opportunities appear on the website quarterly on March 20, June 20, September 20 and December 20.


Programs are now live for the fall season! When registering for programs, please remember to claim no more than two or three public programs per month during the first week after registration opens, but afterwards, feel free to fill in anywhere that needs help. Thank you!


Volunteer Sign-Up Access


Reminder: If you must cancel a volunteer shift, please call the main number at 440-286-9516.


Geauga Park District recognizes the following volunteers who reached a service hour benchmark in 2022. Hours are accrued cumulatively over the lifetime of the volunteer.

10 Hours

Richard Kandalec, Mirko Antloga, Laura Palumbo, Paula Leonette, Belinda Green, Marin Green, Lisa Tvergyak, Mike Hurt, Renell Roebuck

50 Hours

Brooke Long, Nathan Coufal, Gail Leffler, Dimaily Coufal

100 Hours

Georgiann Auble, Debi Coudriet, Barbara Baker, Kim Boyd, Mary Beth Alley, Teresa Runion, Nathan Coufal, Tami Gingrich, Cindy Orben, Cindy Coffey, Joyce Page, Noreen Ondrusko

200 Hours

Richard Glove, Matthew Smith, Tom Keesey, Jerry Heckler, Susan Lundstrom, Steve Lynch, John Senderak, Tami Gingrich

300 Hours

Joyce Callahan, Doug Hodakievic, David Hughes

500 Hours

Bonnie Fish, Kevin Morgan

750 Hours

Mike Doudican, William Fraser, Debbie Berman, Timothy Wolfe

1,000 Hours

Barry Leven, Gloria Leven, Jane Hall-Nemeth, Jan Hodakievic, Jann Glove

1,750 Hours

Sonny Williams


This award is presented annually to the volunteer(s) that have unselfishly given a “lifetime” of service to Geauga Park District. Selected recipients must also embody the Park District’s mission “to preserve, conserve and protect the natural features of Geauga County and to provide outdoor recreational experiences to our residents of every age, every ability and at all times of the year.”

2001 – Robert McCullough
2002 – Dwayne Ferris, Marylou Meyer-Schwindl & Mary Russell
2003 – Anne Ungard
2004 – Alaine White
2005 – Iola Skinner
2006 – Georgie Steigerwald
2007 – Pam Granger
2008 – Roy Podojil
2009 – Alice Merryman
2010 – Frank Stehli
2011 – Pat & Wayne Hosmer
2012 – Marlene Miller
2013 – Rita Combs
2014 – Audrey Hudak
2015 – Fred & Jean Dively
2016 – Sister Julie Boehnlein
2017 – Carol Owens
2018 – Lois Hayes
2019 – Patti Hughes
2020 – Dan Galdun
2021 – Jan Hodakievic
2022 – Joan & Mike Fath
2023 – Clara Kievets