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Embroidery Teacher & Student at San Francisco School of Needlework & Design
We're looking for a regular weekly volunteer to welcome visitors and students into our exciting school. Main obligations are to greet guests and answer the phone, give tours of our intimate space, and answer questions. During quiet periods there will be a variety of interesting tasks. Depending on your area of interest, you may work with our colorful materials, cutting fabric and winding thread for our class kits. Or you may could with office-related tasks such as data entry for our library, assisting with mailings, or making labels and helping with our rotating needlework exhibits.
Located on Union Square, this is an opportunity to work with a nonprofit that supports and teaches many techniques of hand embroidery. After a certain number of hours, various volunteer benefits are available. No stitching experience required, however stitching on site is optional and encouraged.
Basic Computer Skills
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Minimum 4 hour shifts when available
No stitching experience necessary (but we can teach you if you are interested)