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Become a Member

Itís easy to become a College Hill Forum member!  Individual memberships are just $5.00 per calendar year, or just $7 for the whole family. You can sign up at any Forum meeting at the registration table. Membership enables you to vote on issues before the Forum that impact College Hill and our residents. For just a few dollars a year, you can make your voice heard.  Forum members make it happen!

Volunteer Opportunities 

College Hill Forum and other community organizations are always looking for folks to join us in making our committees and our special events even more successful.  You are always welcome, and your time and efforts are greatly appreciated!  Find a group that sounds exciting to you and join the fun! Click here for Forum and other event committee chair email addresses.

Farm Market
Thursdays 3-6:30 p.m. May through October
College Hill Presbyterian Church Parking Lot

College Hillís own open air farm market features same-day fresh produce, homemade pastries, jams and jellies, fresh flowers, fresh-ground coffee or fresh-roasted coffee beans by the pound from all over the world; handcrafted arts -- and more! Volunteers needed to coordinate sellers, to help staff booths and more.

Sponsored by the College Hill Gardeners

College Hill Rhythm Race 5K Run/Walk
To benefit College Hill redevelopment
Date: Oct. 20th, 5 pm

Volunteers needed for week of race to help distribute neighborhood fliers; day of race to help set up at Corner of Hamilton and North Bend Rd; day of race to be stationed along the race route, as timers, working at registration desk, etc. etc.  Itís fun and all training is provided the week before the race.

Pumpkin Patch
Date: Oct. 13th, 10 am - 4 pm

College Hillís all-community, family-oriented salute to Fall! Be part of this festival of pumpkins, crafts, fine art, honey, childrenís games, flowers, food Ė and more food! Thereís an easy, fun job for everyone Ė and itís an event you want to be a part of!

Sponsored by the College Hill Gardeners

The Gardens of College Hill garden tour -- Saturday, June 16, 2012 Volunteers are welcomed to help make this second annual event another huge success! A self-guided tour of eight of our community's loveliest gardens will be open to the pubic with features to interest all. A plant sale is included in the day's events. Volunteers will help with ticket sales, registration, plant sale, refreshments and other bloomin' tasks! Contact for more information. Sponsored by
the College Hill Gardeners

Make a Difference Day
Date: TBD

Join your friends and neighbors in a 3-hour sweep of cleaning up litter and trash in College Hill. Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the corner of Hamilton and Llanfair for a free breakfast, then go out with your team and make our community shine! Volunteer T-shirts, refreshments and door prizes!

Quality of Life Committee

The heart and soul of our community’s efforts to improve the appearance, maintenance and beauty of our homes, our streets and our neighborhood.  Adopt a street or a block to monitor adherence to city regulations, agree to keep your area litter-free, work with the committee to advise neighbors who need help keeping up their properties. Work with City departments to make sure owners are aware of building and property issues – and more. It’s a tireless, great group to belong to – and they have fun get-togethers, too!

Historical Society

Help revitalize this important group in their efforts to preserve College Hillís rich  heritage and our historical past. Volunteers needed to review and evaluate historical documents, monitor historical sites, refresh old cemetery and discuss ways to keep our rich past alive in the minds of our residents.

Citizens on Patrol

Working hand-in-hand with the Cincinnati Police Department, Citizens on Patrol walk our neighborhoods day and night identifying problem areas and assuring that our streets are friendly and safe for all. Contact Jim Bodmer  for information on how to join this volunteer group.

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Contact the Forum

Contact the Forum, the Community Council of College Hill
P.O. Box 24160; Cincinnati, OH 45224