Volunteer at the Center

Phoenix Center for the Arts volunteers are creative, diverse, and vibrant individuals who help with everything from staffing the front desk to hanging paintings in galleries, and helping at special events. Volunteering for the Center is a great way to meet people, develop skills, build your resume, and have a positive impact on the community.

Volunteers at the Center also receive class discounts of up to 100% based on the number of hours volunteered. Volunteers may redeem up to three classes each calendar year.

Volunteer Benefits

  • 10 hours = 25% off a studio class
  • 20 hours = 50% off a studio class
  • 40 hours = one FREE studio class

Interested in volunteering?
Complete the Online Application to be contacted by a Patron Services staff member.

Volunteers applications for youth under age 18 must be signed by a parent or guardian. Please email volunteer(at)phoenixcenterforthearts for a pdf application. All volunteers under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult when volunteering.

Volunteers over age 18, who will be working with children, must submit either a current Fingerprint Clearance card or a physical copy of their fingerprints.

For any questions or updates on volunteering at the Center, please contact volunteer(at)phoenixcenterforthearts.org. If interested in an internship with the Center, visit the Internship Opportunities page for current openings.


Front Desk Volunteer
The Center is looking to recruit weekly front desk volunteers to assist with answering calls, registering students for classes, and greeting patrons.

Available shifts are for weekly, ongoing positions:
Mondays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesdays, 1 to 5 p.m.
Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Thursdays, 1 to 5 p.m.
Fridays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fridays, 1 to 5 p.m.

Qualifications: Likes talking with people, must be at least 18 years old, comfortable answering phones, and must pass background check.

Location: Phoenix Center for the Arts, 1202 N 3rd Street Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phoenix Center for the Arts Health & Safety
At Phoenix Center for the Arts the health and safety of our patrons, volunteers, and staff is incredibly important to us. Read about the Health & Safety protocols in place at the Center.