Mount Dora Center for the Arts has a wonderful opportunity for those who are interested in contributing to their community! We're always looking for volunteers whether you're a teen or an adult. Join us and get involved! From classes/workshops, gallery greeter, outreach, or our events! Earn reward points every time you volunteer and use it towards classes, memberships, and Arts Festival merchandise! 

Have a special skill that isn’t listed, let us know!  We could possibly use the help!
Contact Chelsey for more information or to sign up! Chelsey@mountdoracenterforthearts.org


Give us a call and let’s talk about how you can help. Please note, in the interest of creating a stable environment for the children, student volunteers must sign up for a week at a time, no single days.  If you are ready to sign up, fill out the

Student Volunteer Application and bring it in to Chelsey at MDCA.

We are always looking for volunteers, teen and adult, to help make the best fine-art Summer Arts Camp for the kids in our community. Summer Camp is busy and vital and lots of fun.

Tools Needed:
 A positive attitude, a willingness to help, and a desire to make a difference in the life of a child are required. Must be at least 15 or going into 9th grade.

Hours of Volunteering: 
1st Shift (8:30am – 12:30pm); 2nd Shift (12:30pm – 5:00pm); All Day (8:30am – 5:00pm).

      *Closed the week of July 4th
       Call (352) 383-0880 or visit the Art Center for details!


Gallery Greeters answer phones, greet guests in the gallery, give information about current and upcoming exhibits and generally be the first face people new to the Mount Dora Center for the Arts see. During Arts Festival time gallery greeters give out information about, and directions to, the arts festival.

Tools Needed: Cheerful, positive,helpful attitude and big smile.



Our entire festival is volunteer run and we need volunteers for many different areas, doing so many different things. Jobs include: Booth Sitters, Parking Lot Attendants, Artist Hospitality, Artist Check-In, Information Booth, & More!

If interested in learning more about how you can help put on one of the top festivals in the country, please contact us and we’ll work together to find the best fit for you. For a list of volunteer opportunities within the Arts Festival, please read here.





Art Creates Change is an outreach program that will take place in Cauley Lott Park. The objective of the program is to create meaningful change in the lives of children through an art program taking place in their neighborhood.

Art events will take place from 10 am to 12 pm every Saturday in March & April, 2018.


Upcoming Dates:
 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
April: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th



The classes will present a variety of artistic projects in a fun way that will help children increase their confidence; improve their communication and problem solving skills. If you would like to volunteer for this very special initiative please contact Chelsey to discuss various positions and opportunities.