Smithsonian Associates produces vibrant educational and cultural programming inspired by Smithsonian’s
research, collections and exhibitions. In 2017, over 300+ volunteers donated their time and talent at over
500 of our seminars, performances, lectures, studio art classes, and bus tours. Our 30 office volunteers worked
behind the scenes to keep things running smoothly. Together, our public facing and office volunteers gave 17,280
hours of their time in 2017. Volunteers are an integral and invaluable part of our operations!
Current Volunteer Opportunites
There are currently two positions available:
Interviews for these positions will be this fall, training will be Saturday, December 1, 2018.
Office volunteer positions are also available on a rolling basis.
Benefits & Privileges
Our volunteers enjoy a host of benefits and privileges such as discounted or
free tickets, discounts on food around the Smithsonian, and more!
Smithsonian Associates hosts a variety of large-scale events throughout the year
that rely on volunteer support for their success.