Volunteer

at The Folk School!

There are many ways to volunteer at The Folk School… you could:

join a committee,
help with an event,
become a board member,
assist with a class,
help maintain the facility,
help with administration and organization….

The list goes on and on. Below is a list of current available projects that we need people to take on. But if you don’t see anything that interests you, please contact us! We always need help with projects large and small.

We would love for you to be a part of this vibrant community and share your enthusiasm and talents. 
You can contact us at info@folk.school, or by calling 907-457-1219.

You may also fill out our Volunteer Survey.

 

Current Available Projects

Project Name
General Description
# People Needed
Update Media ContactsWe have a rather outdated list of media contacts in Fairbanks and Alaska, and need to update that list for when we very occassionally send out press releases for our events and programs.1-3
Paint the front walkwayOnce the weather warms, we need to paint the front walkway with a less slick paint, and repair any boards that need it. Or just replace the boards, then not paint??1
Clean the cabinDust the logs and shelves in the front room, mop the floor in the back room, scrub the bathroom1
Wash windowsWhen the weather warms, we need the windows washed - exterior of the cabin.1-2
Make Curtain We need a curtain made to hide the unsightly side door area in the cabin.1
Paint hallwayPaint the upstairs hallway1
Hang hooksWe need to hang coat/bag hooks in several locations.1
Make hooksMake Y-Knots hooks to hang in the cabin.1-4
Spruce up BathroomImprove the look of our bathroom--hang shower curtain, heater cover needed--also need a shower curtain rod1
Paint the BasementPaint the cinderblock walls in the basement1-3