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February Volunteer Opportunities!

Volunteers play a vital role in the heart and soul of our programs, and generous individuals in our communities and beyond - like you - who assist in Galería’s ongoing calendar of events, gallery production, and administrative assistance make a world of difference.


By joining us as a volunteer, you get to experience the organization from both a free and exciting behind-the-scenes viewpoint, as well as interact with a community of arts appreciators!


If you are interested in volunteering at Galería, please email with what opportunity interests you, subject line “I want to volunteer at ____________” (name of opportunity). Volunteers receive an orientation and walk-through of all gallery venues on their first day of volunteering.



Gallery Attendant Program

February 22-28, 2013

Volunteer shift: 12pm-6pm

What: Programmic support in main gallery and Studio 24 (Galería’s annex venue)

Details: Gallery attendants are crucial to the mechanics of running Galería, and being a gallery attendant is not only a learning experience, item to include on a resume, and intricate look into how Galería operates - but it is also fun! It is a chance to interact with a high volume of people on a daily basis, learn and implement the sale of artwork, and assist in the public programming details of presenting events at a non-profit arts space. Gallery attendants are in the main gallery space Wednesday through Sunday, 12pm-6pm.

Need: 1-2 volunteers per day




Saturday, February 1

Volunteer shift: 3:30-8:30pm

Event: February MAPP Collaboration

Details: Join Galeria for our February MAPP programming! We will be screening a film with a discussion panel to follow. Assistance will be needed in set up, hosting, and clean up after the event.

Need: 1-2 volunteers

Status: CLOSED



  Friday, February 14

Volunteer shift: 6pm-11pm

Event: Lunada Season Opener

Details: LUNADA's Spring season opener is popping with talent. We start our Spring season on Día de los Enamorados, aka Valentine's Day. When the full moon rises, our literary lounge will swell with the voice of Carrie Leilam Love, whose work and performance resonate with fierce love and unbridled roots passion for her native West Oakland. Singer songwriter Monica Fimbrez, will enchant under the lunar spotlight with amorous melodies to cozy up alongside an old friend, new stranger, or long time companion. Assistance in event production will be needed in setting up, hospitality and tabling areas, as well as photographing attendees and clean up after the event.

Need: 2-3 volunteers

Status: 2 Positions Filled, 1 Available

Saturday, February 22

Volunteer shift: 6pm-10pm

Event: Galeria Presents Alejandra Regalado "In Reference To"

Details: Join Galeria for our opening reception of Alejandra Regalado, kicking off 2014 as our first artist shown in the main gallery space. Assistance in event production will be needed in the hospitality and tabling areas during this event, as well as photographing attendees and general maintenance.

Need: 2-3 volunteers

Status: All Positions Filled

Saturday, February 28

Volunteer shift: 6pm-10pm

Event: I.C.E. DISH Closing Party

Details: Join us for our closing party of our first Artist-in-Residence, Neil Rivas. Assistance in event production will be needed in set up, hospitality, tabling and clean up during this event.

Need: 2-3 volunteers

Status: All Positions Filled



Check Back Soon for March's Events!!

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