Serving as Museum ambassadors, volunteers are important links to the community and integral to our success. By joining our team of dedicated volunteers, you will help fulfill the Museum's mission while engaging in ongoing learning and becoming connected to the larger arts community. From greeting artists and guests at membership events to helping kids with craft activities, there are many ways for you to get involved.
Volunteer opportunities become available on a regular basis at BAM. View the possible volunteer positions >
Interested? Download and complete the VOLUNTEER APPLICATION & BACKGROUND CHECK FORM and submit to:
RANA SAN, Special Events & Volunteer Manager
|By mail:||Bellevue Arts Museum, Attn: Rana San
510 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
ARTFUL EVENING VOLUNTEERS
Join Bellevue Arts Museum for a dazzling event benefiting BAM on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue. Get involved with this high-energy event to make new friends in the art world while supporting the Museum's largest fundraising art auction of the year!
We are seeking enthusiastic individuals with excellent customer service skills and the ability to walk and stand for prolonged periods. Volunteers will assist in a variety of capacities and must be available 3 - 11pm on Saturday, July 20, 2013. Art handling experience is a plus, as some light lifting may be requested, but it is not required. If you are unable to commit to the entire duration but can help with a portion, please indicate this in your letter of interest.
Training will be provided, as well as snacks and refreshments for volunteers. Duties include but are not limited to:
- Greeting and registering guests
- Monitoring silent and live auction
- Selling raffle tickets
- Assisting art packers and handlers
To apply, please submit the following by JUNE 21, 2013:
- A brief note of interest
- Volunteer Application & Background Check form listing Artful Evening under “Areas of Interest”
BAM ARTSFAIR VOLUNTEERS
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the 2013 BAM ARTSfair held on July 26, 27, & 28. This year we are going green! Complete the online volunteer registration form to join over 200 volunteers at one of the largest, most prestigious art festivals in the Pacific Northwest, featuring local bands and performers, artist demonstrations, community art installations, and unique handmade artwork!
Specific volunteer duties are assigned on a first-come basis so please complete the following by JUNE 28, 2013:
- BAM ARTSfair Online Volunteer Registration Form >
- If you are not a WA State resident, please send in a copy of your driver's license or other government issued photo ID.
All volunteers must attend an orientation session on either Friday, July 12 or Saturday, July 13, at which time you will receive a special volunteer t-shirt, have a chance to ask questions, and meet the BAM team.
Thanks to all of you who will help make the 2013 BAM ARTSfair a tremendous success!
OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED
Image (center): John Buck, Botanica, edition 10/15 Photo: Strode Photographic, Portland, OR