Volunteer with UAS
UAS is run primarily on volunteer effort. We are currently in need of volunteers to help out around the gallery, as well as with fund raising efforts periodically. If you would like to join our mailing list for general volunteering calls to assist with UAS operations on a casual basis please email info@UAScalgary.org and let us know you are interested. Please list any specific education, or experience you may have if you wish to volunteer in a specific capacity. Individuals who log a minimum of ten hours of volunteer time will receive a free membership.
Casual Volunteer opportunities include:
-bar tending opening receptions and special events
-greeting at opening receptions and special events
-install/strike assistance to artists
For a volunteer application and full information on all casual volunteer opportunities please download our Volunteer Info Sheet
Other exciting roles at UAS
Join the Board of Directors
UAS is seeking individuals with a basic knowledge of artist run culture and Calgary arts to join our board of directors. The board is responsible for governance of the society, hiring staff programming and visioning. Recent college graduates are welcomed to apply. For more information on the board of directors please contact Ginger Carlson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Those who are interested in joining the board can apply to be appointed by submitting a CV and a brief statement of interest defining any specialized skills or knowledge. Board members are also appointed at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) each March.
Committees and Coordinators
UAS is always looking for people who are interested in contributing a specialized skills. Working with UAS in a coordinator or committee position is a great way to gain experience working with non profits and build your resume. UAS is currently looking for professionals or recent graduates with the following skills to become coordinators:
-Marketing and PR
-Special event planning
-Technical Gallery Skills
-Darkroom and facilities maintenance
For more information about becoming a coordinator or joining a committee please contact Ginger Carlson at email@example.com