Volunteers

Volunteer PosterOpportunities abound at Historic Kenmore and Washington's Ferry Farm for volunteers with an interest in helping further the goals of the Foundation.

ARCHAEOLOGY DEPARTMENT ~ Provides an opportunity to gain archaeological experience in the lab. Technical skills useful for these opportunities include photography, illustration, research, exhibit design, database setup/maintenance, desktop publishing, and CAD work.

DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT ~ Provides behind-the-scenes experience in running a museum.

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT ~ Provides an opportunity to be involved with children’s educational programming and community outreach. Volunteers in this area should be comfortable interacting with children and the public.

GARDENERS & GARDEN GUILD ~ Provides education about various native plants and herbs, composting, propagating, container gardening, and other gardening techniques.

All departments can use volunteers for data entry.

Volunteer ExamplesTo Become A Volunteer:

Call (540) 373-3381 and ask for the Volunteer Coordinator.

Or open this volunteer application (PDF file), then print and mail to the Volunteer Coordinator (address on form).

All volunteers are required to read the Volunteer Manual.

Click to get Acrobat ReaderAcrobat Reader is required to open the volunteer application. If not already installed on your computer, you can download a free copy
(follow the on-screen instructions).