Volunteer opportunities around St Augustine

275-volunteers-neededHistoric City News readers are welcome to apply through any of the following non-profit organizations to volunteer in a variety of interesting positions available now.

When you volunteer your time, you will be part of some of best programs available in St Johns County. There are opportunities to help other residents, visitors to our area, as well as your own personal sense of accomplishment.

Recent announcements:

Vilano Beach Town Center

For those volunteering to serve on our Arts & Culture committee – thanks. We will schedule a meeting soon to develop a strategy for our coming events. Please contact Sallie_OHara@vilanobeachfl.com if you want to be a part of the action.

Lightner Museum

Volunteer opportunities are available at the Lightner Museum for those who genuinely love interacting with the public and who want to make a positive experience for visitors. Our volunteers play an integral role in our day-to-day operations in the Museum. Click here for the volunteer application. Internships are also available throughout the year. Please contact Toni Franklin at volunteer@lightnermuseum.org or phone 904-824-2874.

The National Park Service

Did you know that you have two National Monuments in your own back yard, and that they need your help? Castillo de San Marcos and Fort Matanzas National Monuments are always looking for friendly, personable VIPs (Volunteers in Parks) who have a passion for sharing our history and making our visitors’ experiences memorable. We need VIPs to help bring the parks to life with our Living History program and to staff visitor centers and welcome stations. If you would like to Find Your Park and help us celebrate our 100th birthday, please contact us at 904-829-6506 x233 or casa_volunteer@nps.gov.

Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Mose is looking for volunteers with skill sets and interests ranging from historical reenactors, event coordinators and museum guides to gardeners. We also need someone with computer skills to work with our Historical Society administrative team. For more information please contact Vicki Tiseth at 904-823-2232 or vicki.tiseth@dep.state.fl.us

The St. Augustine Historical Society

The Research Library is looking for volunteers with computer experience to help archive their photo collection. Volunteers scan and document the images so they can be added to the online catalog. Other computer related projects are available as well. The Research Library is located in the Segui Kirby-Smith House (the old public library) on Aviles Street. Parking for library volunteers is at the Oldest House on Charlotte and St. Francis Street. For more information contact: Debra Willis at sahslibhelp@bellsouth.net or call (904)825-2333.

A Classic Act Theatre

For Ushers, Stage Manager, concessions, technical as well as many other opportunities – any age (male or female) If you’d like to be part of any of our productions, please contact us at aclassictheatre@hotmail.com. We’d love to have you join us.


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