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Visitor Services Museum Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society

  • 7 people are interested

Visitor Services museum volunteers with the GLBT Historical Society act as ambassadors for the Society and facilitate the day-to-day operations of the museum and man the front desk.

Responsibilities include:

  • Facilitating day-to-day museum operations, including opening and closing the museum space;

  • Selling tickets, merchandise, and memberships;
  • Providing a warm and welcoming presence to visitors;

  • Answering general inquiries; and

  • Interpreting exhibits and artifacts in their unique perspectives.

Please note that all museum volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and make at least a twice-monthly commitment in order to volunteer. You must be comfortable working with the general public, operating a point of sale system, handling cash and selling merchandise and museum memberships.

All volunteers must be vaccinated and complete vaccination documentation.

3 Shifts

  • 10:45 AM to 01:00 PM
    Volunteers will select shifts once onboarded. These are the daily shifts available.
  • 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
    Volunteers will select shifts once onboarded. These are the daily shifts available.
  • 03:00 PM to 05:15 PM
    Volunteers will select shifts once onboarded. These are the daily shifts available.
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About Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society

Location:

4127 18th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114, US

Mission Statement

The GLBT Historical Society collects, preserves, exhibits and makes accessible to the public materials and knowledge to support and promote understanding of LGBTQ history, culture and arts in all their diversity.

Description

Founded in 1985, the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender (GLBT) Historical Society is recognized internationally as a leader in the field of LGBTQ public history. Our operations are centered around two sites: our GLBT Historical Society Museum, located since 2011 in the heart of San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood; and our Dr. John P. De Cecco Archives and Research Center, open to researchers in the Mid-Market district.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
LGBTQ+
Arts & Culture, LGBTQ+

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 3 shifts

WHERE

4127 18th StreetSan Francisco, CA 94114

(37.76075,-122.43568)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • Merchandising
  • Retail / Sales
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Translation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of four hours per month (2 shifts). Initial onboarding and training will consist of about 10 hours.
  • All volunteers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation.

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