Did you know AIGA DC is run entirely by volunteers? You can give back to your local creative community as well! Contributing your time and talents helps advance the design community in our Washington, DC, region.
AIGA DC has tons of opportunities to get involved. From one-time, day-of volunteering at an event to long-term volunteering by joining a committee, we’re looking for motivated creatives like you.
Attend the event you’re supporting for free! It’s a thank you for your service.
Network and make connections with your local community.
Your work will not go unnoticed. We highlight volunteers on our website, in our promotional materials, and during the event.
For creative volunteer support, we’ll pay you an honorarium.
General Volunteer Opportunities
At events, we need help setting up the space for guests, registering guests at check-in, controlling crowds, and tearing down the event. This support is usually limited to the day of the event — it may occasionally require some advanced preparation or check-ins.
We can always use more hands to help with these skill sets:
Logistics (ie. Setup / Greeting / Cleanup)
Technology (ie. Zoom Moderator / Tech Support / Audio)
Creative Volunteer Opportunities
We often need folks to help us make one-off marketing materials for initiatives or take photo or video at events. This usually requires meeting with Board members and several hours of work to complete the project. We’re always looking for folks who can support with:
Committees and Initiatives Volunteer Opportunities
Our special projects and initiatives create their own committees made up entirely of volunteers. These volunteers are involved for weeks to months to help put on a large event or support our initiatives. These committees often need help with: