Academy Center of the Arts

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Geoffrey Kershner
Main Address:
600 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504
Volunteer Opportunity:

Volunteer with the Academy

The Academy Center of the Arts' dedicated volunteers are an integral part of our success! It’s this core group of dedicated community members who make it possible for the Academy to offer meaningful art experiences for adults and children alike.

Volunteering with the Academy -

Volunteers are needed daily. Some volunteer positions require an ongoing commitment, while others are one-time activities or on-call positions.


The Academy strives to place volunteer applicants of all ages, backgrounds, and interests into appropriate assignments and encourages intergenerational, family, and group volunteering.

Service Hours/Course Credit:

Students with community service hour requirements for school or service organizations may fulfill their commitment at the Academy. Students may also fulfill course credit through volunteering.

How you can help:

- Help with our annual fundraising events
- Be a host at First Fridays by greeting guests or serving wine
- Serve as event support for shows throughout the year, and, as thanks, see shows for free
- Help with theatre productions behind the scenes with set design, lightboard, soundboard, painting, and carpentry
- Serve as a summer theatre camp helper
- Become a weekly front desk receptionist
- Assist us as support for large administrative mailings
- Hanging up posters for Academy events throughout Lynchburg
- Take photos of Academy events, programs, and shows


Open to

Size of Group: 


Skills Needed

No skills required


Next occurrence is
Fri, 07/01/2022  
(9am - 5pm)
Repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until Sun Jan 01 2023.
Monday, July 4th, 2022
Duration of 8 hour(s)

Location Details

At Nonprofit's Location
Indoor Project

Academy Center of the Arts
600 Main Street