Support Mississippi's Fine Crafts

VOLUNTEER & DONATE

BE A VOLUNTEER

Volunteers are the heartbeat of the Crafts Center. It’s a great way to spend time in an inspiring environment while helping to promote the mission of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi.

KEEP CRAFT ALIVE!

Your financial support keeps fine crafts alive—today and for the future.

 The Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi is a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization—your contributions are tax deductible.

Since you already love and appreciate it, why not help preserve and promote Craft in our state? The Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi is a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, which means your contributions are tax deductible. One of the best ways to give is to become a Friend of Craftsmen.

We Need a Few Good Men & Women

Volunteers are the heartbeat of the Crafts Center. We simply couldn’t do all we do without the invaluable help of the folks who so generously volunteer their time and talents to make the Crafts Center an amazing place to visit. It’s a great way to spend time in an inspiring environment while helping to promote the mission of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi. (Not to mention, it’s a whole lot of fun!)

There are several volunteer positions for which you can apply. Simply look at the information on positions available and choose what interests you on our volunteer form. For more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at info@mscrafts.org.

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Master Volunteer

  • Provides training for new volunteers
  • Serves as a mentor to new volunteers-in-training
  • Has acquired the skills and knowledge to perform any volunteer position

Visitor Assistant

  • Answering and directing calls
  • Taking messages, sending messages to voice mail
  • Keeping log of visitors, making copies of log template
  • Keeping track of brochures, reordering them, organizing the brochure stand
  • Providing information about the Guild, greeting and directing guests
  • Keeping track of current Guild events, providing information
  • Making reminder phone calls to other volunteers who are assigned projects for the following day
  • Returning phone calls with simple inquiries
  • Keeping the information desk tidy
  • Making sure that the coffee area is organized and clean
  • Performing other assigned duties

In-House Event Assistant

  • Greeting and directing guests
  • Providing information about the Guild and the event
  • Host/Hostess duties preparing food and beverages, serving the guests
  • Decorating and clean up
  • Other assigned duties

* In-house Senior Event Assistant – manages check-in of other volunteers, explains the task at hand, assigns duties

Off-Site Event Assistant   

  • Greeting and directing guests
  • Providing information about the Guild and the event
  • Host/Hostess duties preparing food and beverages, serving the guests
  • Decorating and clean up
  • Other assigned duties

* Off-site Senior Event Assistant – manages check-in of other volunteers, explains the task at hand, assigns duties

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Call us @ (601) 856-7546 or email us through the form below.

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950 Rice Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157

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Open: *SUMMER  Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 4pm.

 

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