As a new Scrap Exchange volunteer, we welcome you to come as you are, with the willingness to become an important link in our mission. Whether you are a short-term or long-term volunteer, you will become a member of our family, meet new people, share your expertise, learn new skills, and receive recognition for your service.
Information sessions for people interested in volunteering are held every third Sunday.
Our next volunteer orientation will be Sunday, September 17th 2017 at 1:30pm.
Reuse Art Center Volunteer
Projects include greeting customers, sorting, packaging, merchandising, store displays and organizing materials as well as general cleaning, sweeping, and tidying. Materials include fabric, sewing supplies, kids craft materials, fine art supplies, paper, office supplies, wood, tile, electronics, and much more. Volunteers may specialize in a particular area or help in a more broad sense.
Responsibilities include: greet donors and assist in processing the donation, help donors unload their car or shopping cart, weigh and accurately document all incoming donations, be familiar with our information station so that you can accurately answer questions for patrons, and work on materials processing projects.
The Scrap Exchange receives donations of fabric yardage remnants. We are seeking fiber enthusiasts who can volunteer to measure, roll, and tag yardage.
Do you love computers? Are you an excel specialist? Do databases make your heart sing? You know what to do.
Docent in our Cameron Gallery
This volunteer will assist in the gallery to greet visitors to the gallery, answer questions to inquiries, share information about the artist and the current exhibition and spread the work about our mission.
Community Garden Club
The gardening club meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month 3:30 – 5:30pm. Garden workdays are Saturdays, weather permitting, from 11:00 – 2:00pm. You may contact Diego Trabucco who is an Asst Retail Manager at our store and a part of the garden committee.
The Scrap Exchange hosts many events and classes in our Design Center. We are seeking sewing experts who are interested in volunteering to prepare the machines and space for classes and meet ups. Time Commitment: Scheduling is flexible and relevant to when classes meet.
**Important! If you need volunteer hours for community service, you must use the link located in the community service tab.
Interested in a regular volunteer shift? Please tell us about yourself and your interests by completing our volunteer application. We also ask that you attend one of our volunteer orientation sessions.