Get Active, Give Back & Enjoy! Individuals and groups, ages 13 & up, are invited to join the CVAwesome Team as volunteers. Help CVA while gaining a rewarding life experience by the giving of your time and talents.
IN THE CLASSROOM
From assisting our young artists in the studio to putting a little elbow grease in our studios, we have "ARTjobs" that need to be filled!
CLASSROOM ASSISTANTS / SUMMER CAMP COUNSELORS-IN-TRAINING (CITs) What? Assist instructors with the whole art-making process from prep to helping children with their art projects to clean-up (and everything in between!) Act as a positive role model to our younger campers while gaining real life job training under the guidance of our supervising instructors. When? After-school or when school is out for teacher workdays, holidays, etc. during the school year or in our art camps during summer break, June - August. Hours: No School Days, 8:30am - 6pm / After-School, Monday - Friday, 3 - 6pm / Summer Camp, Monday - Friday, 8am - 1:30pm and/or 12:30pm - 6pm
STUDIO MAINTENANCE What? Art is messy and we always need helpful hands to keep the CVA looking good! Assist with the maintenance of CVA including cleaning studios, organizing supplies, painting, etc. When? Throughout the year, but primarily the school year. This is a perfect volunteer opportunity for large groups. Hours: Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm. Saturdays may be avaiable for groups to schedule in advance.
Volunteer hours are flexible, but must be scheduled in advance. CITs are required to volunteer a minimum of 5 weeks of camp (i.e. 5 half day sessions or 3 full day). Check the "Classroom Assistant" box and note "Summer Camp CIT" in the "Special Skills" section of the application. Credits towards CVA classes/camps may be earned through our volunteer "ARTjobs" program.
IN THE GALLERY
From gallery greeters to special events, we are looking for smiling faces and energetic individuals (ages 17+) to join the CVAwesome team as gallery volunteers!
GALLERY GREETERS & EXHIBITIONS What? Greet visitors, answer phones, assist the Gallery Curator with exhibition installation, etc. We look at your talents and find ways for you to help out that is beneficial to all! When? Tuesday - Friday, 12pm - 7pm How Long? Once a week, twice a week, bi-weekly. We work with your availability. We do ask that our volunteer's hours are consistent and volunteers are dependable.
GALLERY OPENINGS What? Greet visitors, host an info table, and assist with opening receptions. We are also in need of photographers to share their talents and time at gallery openings and special events throughout the year. Credit is given on all images. When? Primarily First Fridays, 6 - 9pm
To volunteer, click the button below to complete an online application. Call 336.333.7475 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Volunteers under the age of 18 must also complete a Consent Form (provided once accepted.)