Volunteering @theW Gallery
AW and @theW Gallery are an all-volunteer effort. Get involved and make new friends as part of our community. We are glad to provide a letter acknowledging participation for students who volunteer.
Descriptions of Some Volunteer Opportunities
Most volunteers will work in groups of two or three. Our goal is to have fun, make connections, and help build community.
Event Planning - Be part of the team planning music events, book clubs, poetry readings, art talks, demos, and more.
Exhibitions - Learn how to select art, plan the layout of a show, and hang art on panels and walls.
Fundraising - Help with designing our campaign.
Hosting in the gallery - We use Sign Up Genius to sign up for time slots to keep the gallery open.
Membership - Members join annually, around the beginning and end of the year. Help keep our list up to date. Help grow membership.
Programs- Explore and plan workshop ideas for the hands-on part of the gallery.
Publicity - Send out press releases for events and exhibits. Help plan for flyer design.
Social media -Help us spread the word on social media. We have Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts. @artswayland.com
Refreshments - Plan refreshments for an exhibit or event.
Treasurer - Help keep track of our funds. Training provided.
Website - We use Squarespace. The knowledge you gain may help you create your own website. Training provided.