Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

Nickel Plate Arts needs volunteers for upcoming events. Volunteering is a great way to get involved with and support our arts community, while also having a lot of fun! Brief descriptions of volunteers roles appear below: we can provide more detail upon request. Even if you’re available for only part of a volunteer shift, that can still be a big help! Contact us to be paired with an activity that will fit your skills an interests.

To volunteer, contact Ryan at rshelton@nickelplatearts.org or call 317-900-1272.

Volunteers are needed for the following:

Ongoing Events

Set-up Help for First Fridays of each month: 3:00-6:00 pm
Assist Nickel Plate staff with the set-up of tables, chairs, food, tents, umbrellas, and art activities.

Attendant for First Fridays of each Month: 5:00-8:00 pm and 6:30-9:30 pm
Assist Nickel Plate staff and studio artists with activities and engaging guests during First Fridays. There will be music, art to look at, and great times!

Attendant for Art Activities with Second Saturdays each month: 9:30 am-12:30 pm, 12:00-3:00 pm, and 2:30-5:30 pm
Assist Nickel Plate staff with activities and engaging guests during our Second Saturday event.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Sep 13th, 4:00 pm – 10 pm: Anniversary Gala Fundraiser Support
We need help to pull off our biggest and most impactful event of the year. Help us greet guests, facilitate our Silent Auction, run our Fashion Show, or clean up from the event. Volunteers are a huge help at this event!

Wednesday, November 1st, Day of the Dead: Set-up help 12 pm – 3 pm, Event help 3 pm – 7 pm, Clean-up help 6:30 pm – 8 pm
Day of the Day is a colorful cultural celebration of life and creativity. This festive Mexican holiday with ancient roots honors and celebrates the memory of friends and family members who have passed away. Our version amplifies the artistic aspects of Day of the Dead to appeal to the young and young at heart. Volunteers can help set-up, decorate, help artists with activities, and/or help guest know where to go and what there is to do.

Ryan Shelton