Thank you for your interest in helping EVFAC. We would not have grown to the size we are today without volunteers. As a non-profit organization, we rely on volunteer hours not only to help keep operations going, but also to document for grant applications and government reports that the community is involved in our mission. If you are enthusiastic, creative and committed we want you at the Center and during EVFAC events. Not only for fiber enthusiasts, subscribe to the EVFAC Newsletter to hear about new and upcoming opportunities or check below for on-going and one-time tasks where we could use your help.
- Equipment Inventory Volunteer:
Completing equipment inventory count which includes organizing equipment, identifying any maintenance issues and conducting a physical count of all equipment in classroom areas. Knowledge of weaving equipment is necessary. This task is done quarterly.
- Loom Assembly Volunteer:
On demand assembly of a variety of donated floor looms. Volunteer should have knowledge of loom assembly or be willing to self-teach assembly through directions.
- Consignment Maintenance Volunteer:
Updating Consignment displays, checking over currency of consignment artists Membership and inventory status. Volunteer must have good communication skills and be willing to call artists over the phone. This task is done monthly.
- Walk in & Weave Volunteer:
On demand assistance with the Walk in & Weave program. Basic tasks include introducing participants to the basics of weaving through weaving a rag rug in roughly two hours and maintaining necessary materials Voluneteer must have patience, good communication skills and knowledge of weaving. Prior experience in weaving instruction is preferred. Please see the Walk in & Weave page for more program information.
- Newsletter Volunteer
Volunteer needed two days per month to help the Media Coordinator fold and post all physical Newsletters.
- Retail Volunteer
Help in retail including working displays, facing, cleaning and small batch inventory on a monthly basis.
- Writers needed
Do you have a special way with words? EVFAC is in need of someone to help shine up the press releases, add excitement to our texts and create new articles and develop contributions for various publications about all our exciting events to send put to publications. If you can help on even the smallest project, we'd love to hear from you.