Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

For more information about volunteer opportunities, contact Shannon Drake, Cultural Projects Coordinator, at 843-958-6459 or email DrakeS@charleston-sc.gov.

Charleston Farmers Market: Saturday market in Marion Square

April 9 – November 26, 2016 from 8 am – 2 pm

CharlestonFarmersMarket.com

Contact Harrison Chapman at (843) 734-7309 or ChapmanH@charleston-sc.gov

 

Piccolo Spoleto Festival: Showcases local and regional artists each summer

May 26- June 11, 2017

Assist with ushering at festival events, taking tickets, handing out programs, providing information to festival attendees, working in concessions and merchandise booths, assisting in arts and crafts activities tents, and serving as visual arts docents for gallery exhibition

PiccoloSpoleto.com

 

MOJA Arts Festival: Celebrates African-American and Caribbean Art each fall

September 29- October 9, 2016

Assist with ushering at festival events, providing information to festival attendees, assisting in arts and crafts activities tents, and serving as visual arts docents for gallery exhibitions

MOJAfestival.com

 

Holiday Magic in Historic Charleston: Free family-friendly activities, performances, and decorations throughout the city during the month of December.

Contact Harrison Chapman at (843) 734-7309 or ChapmanH@charleston-sc.gov

 

Happy New Year, Charleston:  admission-free, non-alcoholic, family-friendly celebration

New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2016


For our major festivals, Piccolo Spoleto and MOJA, we utilize the online program SignUpGenius to schedule volunteers for events. To learn more about the website and how to sign up, browse the FAQs and this new member how-to. Please first get in contact with Shannon Drake to begin the process. If you are unable to use the site for whatever reason, please indicate that to Shannon as well and she will work with you to find an alternative sign up system. 


If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please complete the Volunteer Questionnaire below.