VOLUNTEER with The Arts Council

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Grinnell Area Arts Council. We are excited you have chosen us for a possible volunteer placement. Our organization values service and strives to provide a rewarding experience to those who volunteer. 

Volunteers play a critical role in bringing many of our programs to the community, including Music in the Park, musical and theater performances, workshops, and classes.

Please complete the application if you are interested in a volunteer position with the Arts Council. Depending upon the position for which you are applying, you may be asked to come in for an interview. Please direct any questions to info@grinnellarts.org.

Name *
For certain positions we will check references. Please list three people who know you well and can attest to your character, skills, and dependability.
As an applicant to work as a volunteer for the Grinnell Area Arts Council, I hereby authorize GAAC staff to conduct a background investigation to determine my qualification to volunteer in this program. I understand that the background investigation will be conducted solely for the purpose of protecting and preventing any harm to participants in GAAC programs and all information obtained in this check will be treated as confidential. GAAC staff will have access to this as needed. By signing this application I grant permission for this record check.
Have you ever been convicted of a crime? (If yes, please explain the nature of the crime and the date of conviction.) Conviction of a crime is not an automatic disqualification for volunteer work.
I understand that this is an application for and not a commitment or promise of volunteer opportunity. I certify that I have and will provide information throughout the selection process, including on this application for a volunteer position that is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that misrepresentations or omissions may be cause for my immediate rejection as an applicant for a volunteer position with the Arts Council or my termination as a volunteer.