There are a lot of exciting things going on at the Brentwood Arts Exchange and volunteering is a fun way to become involved. Volunteers are recruited to help at receptions and events, and to help spread the word about what the center offers. Students wishing to volunteer for school community service hours should contact us and make arrangements to ensure that volunteer work will meet their school’s requirements for credit. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us for more information, 301-277-2863; TTY 301-446-6802. All volunteers will need to fill out an application, accessible through the link below.
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Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
Set up tables and chairs for events, replenish food at the reception table, help operate audio visual aids if needed, give impromptu tours and talk about to guests. Help with cleaning after event. Students in service learning will gain understanding about the professional side of hosting an event that serves the needs of the arts community.
Front Desk Event Assistant:
Staff the front desk to help community members better understand the Brentwood Arts Exchange’s programs and events. Greet guests, monitor attendance, and communicate with management staff about community inquiries. Students in service learning will develop clerical and reception skills that serve the community through excellent customer service.
Assist in ordering and organizing class supplies. Clean and prepare class room. Take photographs of classes for use in marketing. Hand out and collect evaluation and survey forms. Assist instructor and camp staff in program instruction. Students in service learning will develop knowledge of recreational instruction by observation and assistance.
Community Outreach Assistant:
Work with staff to develop and distribute marketing materials for exhibitions events, programs and camps. Act as a representative on behalf of the Brentwood Arts Exchange handling direct marketing efforts or acting a point of contact for flier distribution at community events. Students in service learning will develop insight into direct marketing through hands-on experience.
Brentwood Arts Exchange volunteer candidate preferences:
Strong interest in art or arts background preferred.
Reliable, personable and comfortable working with people.
Spanish speakers/Bi-lingual is helpful but not required.
Computer/Technical experience is helpful but not required.
For more information, contact at 301-277-2863; TTY 301-446-6802, Email: PGP-Brentwood-Arts@pgparks.com