Volunteering

Volunteering

As an all-volunteer organization, Friends of the Symphony members apply their interests and skills in a variety of ways for our fundraisers, education events, member meetings and activities. Click here to contact the Friends of the Symphony about volunteer opportunities.

You may also download the Friends of the Symphony volunteer profile form or complete the form below.

Fundraising

The Friends of the Symphony supports the Symphony financially through our fundraisers.

  • Volunteers help to plan and carry out these events.
  • Friends of the Symphony members may host a mini-fundraising event in their homes.
  • Members seek donations to our Endowment Funds which help sustain orchestra salaries.

Education

Members provide activities for children and adults to expand their knowledge and appreciation of music.

  • Young children will again be invited to our Musical Zoo and volunteers are needed to assist with various activities.
  • We host Composer Talks throughout the Symphony’s season with CSU music faculty discussing the featured composers in the upcoming performance.

General Meetings

  • Members receive updates on Friends of the Symphony and Symphony activities at our quarterly business/social meetings. Volunteers arrange for sites, refreshments, decorations and programs.
  • Members may volunteer to host a general meeting in their home.

Membership

The Friends of the Symphony holds an annual event to introduce prospective members to the organization. We also host a Margarita Mixer to welcome new members. Volunteers assist in organizing these events.

Calling

Volunteers assist officers and committee chairpersons by calling the membership as needed.

Publicity

Volunteers notify local media of Friends of the Symphony events and maintain the content of the website.

Leadership

The Friends of the Symphony seeks talented, enthusiastic, visionary women and men to join the Board as officers and committee chairpersons. Positions are listed in the Friends of the Symphony annual directory.

Symphony Support

The Friends of the Symphony assists the Symphony orchestra in various ways.

  • Assists as needed in the Symphony office.
  • Provides hospitality and/or transportation to visiting musicians.

Other

I will work wherever help is needed.

Please fill out this form to request your volunteer preferences.

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