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Volunteer Opportunities

 

Below you will find a listing of the current volunteer opportunities at the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo. 

 If you're interested in receiving occasional emails regarding volunteer opportunities with the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, please click here to fill out our Volunteer Opportunities sign-up form.  Note: You will be able to remove yourself from the list at any time.

General Office/Clerical

Assist the Arts Council, or Arts Council member organizations, with general office and clerical work, 3-6 hours a week. General filing, mailing, research and data entry.

  • Hours: Varies during regular office hours. [8am - 5pm M-F]
  • Minimum Age: 16
  • Opportunity End Date: Ongoing
  • Currently accepts Court Ordered Service: No
  • Is this opportunity suitable for groups? Varies by task.
  • Location: All locations are in downtown Kalamazoo. Specific site varies based on need.

Art Hop Facilitator

Facilitators assist artists in a single location during the evening of Art Hop. They keep a record of works sold, and provide receipts to patrons that make a purchase. They interact with Art Hop guests, and encourage them to provide contact information to ACGK so as to be added to our hop postcard distribution. This requires a time commitment of anywhere between 1 – 4 hours on Art Hop nights, including pick-up and return of packet materials to the Arts Council. This is a fun task for friends, spouses, or relatives who'd like to work together.

  • Hours: First Friday of each month [5-9pm].
  • Minimum Age: 21
  • Minimum Age with Adult: 18
  • Opportunity End Date: Ongoing
  • Currently accepts Court Ordered Service: No
  • Is this opportunity suitable for groups? 1-2 People
  • Location: All locations are in downtown Kalamazoo. Specific site varies based on need.

ACGK Art Hop Ambassador 

Art Hop Ambassadors are our people on the street. We need you to reach out to the community to assist in promoting an active presence of the ACGK throughout Art Hop, strengthen relationships with Art Hop partners, create visible tie between the Arts Council and Art Hop, distribute promotional material to the community, represent the Arts Council by building relationships with the community, acting as eyes and ears, helping to monitor Art Hop activities as well as supplementing staff and assisting duties. This requires a time commitment of anywhere between 1 – 4 hours on Art Hop nights, including pick-up and return of packet materials to the Arts Council. This is a fun task for friends, spouses, or relatives who'd like to work together.

  • Hours: First Friday of each month [5-9pm]. Dates and times may vary.
  • Minimum Age: 21
  • Minimum Age with Adult: 18
  • Opportunity End Date: Ongoing
  • Currently accepts Court Ordered Service: No
  • Is this opportunity suitable for groups? Yes
  • Location: All locations are in downtown Kalamazoo. Specific site(s) varies based on need.

Event Volunteers

Volunteers needed for various events throughout the year. Events include, but are not limited to, All Ears Theatre performances, Bravo! performances, Concerts in the Park performances, Make Music Kalamazoo summer music festival, United Teens Talent auditions and performance, the Community Arts Award program and more. Volunteers may assist Arts Council staff, performers, act as ushers or greeters, serve refreshments, or other various duties.

  • Hours: Vary by event.
  • Minimum Age: 18
  • Minimum Age with Adult: 16
  • Opportunity End Date: Ongoing
  • Currently accepts Court Ordered Service: Varies by event.
  • Is this opportunity suitable for groups? Varies by event.
  • Location: Varies by event.

 


If interested in any of the above volunteer opportunities, please click here to fill out our Volunteer Opportunities sign-up form.  Note: You will be able to remove yourself from the list at any time.