Interview Applicants:

Join the splendid group of volunteers who interview prospective Harvard College students. Whether you have time for one or many interviews, your assistance is welcome. Plus, parents, it’s a great way to get an inside look at what applying for college looks like!

Greater Cleveland Area: Jared Levin ( or Julie Agar (
Akron Area: Drew Engles, MD ’87,

Youngstown/Warren Area: Jason Rock,


Lend a Hand at an Event:

There is always a need for someone to greet members as they arrive and check people in. It’s a great way to connect names with faces and meet additional members.  If interested, contact the Club President

Harvard Book Prize:

Thousands of Book Prizes are awarded annually by Harvard alumni worldwide to outstanding high school juniors. HCNEO carries on this tradition throughout Northeast Ohio by giving nearly 40 books each year, including schools in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District and several Cleveland suburbs.  Our awards recognize the students' achievements and it motivates them to strive for college and to complete the college applications.  Please consider a donation with your membership to continue this important effort.  We greatly appreciate it.  For more information, contact Charlie Braun at

Click HERE to donate to the book prize.

Scholarship Essay Contest:

The HCNEO Scholarship Essay Contest offers four college scholarships to students in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.  Please support this important support of local CMSD students with a donation. For more information, contact Audrey Petsche Sims at or (216) 374-5282.

Click here to donate to the College Scholarship program

Host an Event:

The local Harvard community is full of talented people involved in a wide range of activities. If you have a suggestion for an event, please let us know! Some of our most popular programs have come to us this way.  Contact the Club President for more information


Join the Board:

We have a great core group that would welcome fresh ideas and more support.  If you are interested, contact the Club President